NEW YORK (
) -- U.S. stocks finished mixed Monday as Wall Street shrugged off the outcomes of weekend elections in
France and Greece
Dow Jones Industrial Average
fell 29.74 points, or 0.23%, on Monday to 13,008.53. The
ticked up almost half a point to 1,369.58 and the
rose 1.42 points, or 0.05%, to 2,957.76.
Breadth within the Dow was negative with 17 of the index's 30 components posting losses.
finished Monday flat.
The biggest percentage decliners among the blue chips were
(CAT - Get Report)
(HPQ - Get Report)
Caterpillar shares lost 1.27% to $97.19. The stock has risen 7.27% year to date.
Shares of HP fell 1.65% to $23.87; the stock is down 7.34% year to date.
The biggest gainers in the index were
Bank of America
(BAC - Get Report)
(DIS - Get Report)
Shares of Disney rose 2.07% to $43.82; the stock has risen 16.8% year to date.
movie enjoyed a record box office debut in North America this weekend, raking in more than $200 million.
Shares of Bank of America rose 2.84% to $7.96. The stock has increased 42.99% year to date.
Warren Buffett said at Berkshire Hathaway's annual meeting on Saturday that American banks are in a different category than their European counterparts, according to
. Buffett reportedly added that he believes the banking system in the United States is in "fine shape."
Written by Alexandra Zendrian in New York
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