NEW YORK, Nov 14 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks fell on Thursday,
erasing earlier gains that came on strong results from Cisco
While shares of Cisco stayed sharply higher, all three major
indexes fell, continuing a recent trend where equities have been
unable to hold onto early gains amid concerns about impending
U.S. budget discussions and a debt crisis in Europe.
The Dow Jones industrial average was down 52.68
points, or 0.41 percent, at 12,703.50. The Standard & Poor's 500
Index was down 4.67 points, or 0.34 percent, at 1,369.86.
The Nasdaq Composite Index was down 3.25 points, or 0.11
percent, at 2,880.64.