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US stocks closed down despite recovers most of losses; USD consolidates

FXStreet (San Francisco) - The US stocks market closed down on Monday as investors were afraid from Hong Kong riots and despite upbeat economic data in US.

The USD posted gains versus the Yen but losses against Pound an Euro; mostly sideways however.

The Dow Jones declined 0.25% or 41.93 pts to finish the day 17,071.22. The S&P 500 eased 5.05 pts or 0.25% to 1,977.80. While the Nasdaq closed at 4,505.85 after losing 6.34 points or 0.14%.

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