Dow slips, Nasdaq posts record high on mixed day of trading

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The tech-heavy Nasdaq hit another record high Monday, while the Dow slipped amid weakness in financial and industrial stocks.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 157.13 points, or 0.62%, to 25,178.61. The S&P 500 edged 3.55 points lower, or 0.13%, to 2,783.02. The Nasdaq Composite gained 27.51 points, or 0.36%, to 7,588.32.

The Nasdaq, which set a record for a second consecutive session, is outperforming the other major indexes by a wide margin this year, driven higher by big advances in the major tech titans including, Apple and Microsoft. Amazon shares rose 1.24% on Monday.

Boeing lost 2.92% during the session, dragging the Dow lower.

On Friday,…

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