US Stocks fall on profit booking

At the close of trade, the Dow Jones Industrial Average index declined 39.11 points, or 0.11%, to 35,360.73. The S&P 500 index fell 6.11 points, or 0.13%, to 4,522.68. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite Index was down 6.65 points, or 0.04%, to 15,259.24. For the August month, the S&P 500 rose 2.9%, the Nasdaq Composite climbed 4%, and the Dow added 1.2%.At the close of trade, the Dow Jones Industrial Average index declined 39.11 points, or 0.11%, to 35,360.73. The S&P 500 index fell 6.11 points, or 0.13%, to 4,522.68. The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite Index was down 6.65 points, or 0.04%, to 15,259.24. For the August month, the S&P 500 rose 2.9%, the Nasdaq Composite climbed 4%, and the Dow added 1.2%.Read More