Shares of some top media companies were mixed at the close of trading: Comcast Corp. rose $.15 or .3 percent, to $54.16.
A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on Nasdaq at the close of trading: AMAG Pharmaceuticals Inc. : Approximately 4,185,200 shares changed hands, a 1,287.5 percent increase over its 65-day average volume.
A look at Nasdaq 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading: Apple Inc. fell .6 percent to $100.11 with 47,428,000 shares traded.
Shares of some top credit card companies were mixed at the close of trading: American Express Co. fell $.42 or .5 percent, to $87.95.
Shares of some top medical devices companies were mixed at the close of trading: Allergan rose $1.70 or 1.0 percent, to $179.70.
Shares of some top telecom companies were down at the close of trading: AT&T Inc. fell $.05 or .1 percent, to $35.23.
Shares of some top health care equipment companies were mixed at the close of trading: Becton, Dickinson & Co. rose $.23 or .2 percent, to $114.35.
Tag Heuer, the biggest watch brand within French luxury group LVMH, has cut some management and production jobs in Switzerland in response to an industry slowdown, the head of LVMH watches said on Monday.
The Justice Department is set to announce broad restrictions on racial and religious profiling in federal investigations including those involving matters of national security.
Denzel Washington scored his third-best opening weekend and potentially spawned his first franchise with a $34.1 million debut for "The Equalizer." The Columbia Pictures release, in which Washington stars as a retired commando lured into a battle with the Russian mafia, is Washington's second film with "Training Day" director Antoine Fuqua.
FedEx said Monday it approved the repurchase of up to 15 million shares of its stock, which would cost $2.43 billion based on its current share price.
The justices' order by a 5-4 vote Monday granted a request from state officials to wipe out a week in Ohio when people could both register to vote and cast ballots.
State environmental officials are taking a closer look at the impact of more than 2 billion gallons of heated water discharged each day into Long Island Sound from Connecticut's nuclear plant.