US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-S&P, Nasdaq end lower with tech; Dow up

Last Updated: Fri, Dec 02, 2016 02:40 hrs

NEW YORK, Dec 1 (Reuters) - A sharp decline in technology stocks pulled both the Nasdaq and the S&P 500 indexes into the red on Thursday, while gains in bank and energy shares helped push the Dow to a record high close.

Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 68.49 points, or 0.36 percent, to 19,192.07, the S&P 500 had lost 7.72 points, or 0.35 percent, to 2,191.09 and the Nasdaq Composite had dropped 72.57 points, or 1.36 percent, to 5,251.11. (Reporting by Caroline Valetkevitch; Editing by James Dalgleish)

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