The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 53 points, or 0.4%, to close at 12,952. The S&P 500 lost 6.5 points, or 0.5%, at 1365. The Nasdaq lost 19.9 points, or 0.7%, at 2967 after crossing 3000 for the first time for the first time in more than 11 years.
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- The major U.S. stock indices finished the last day of the month in the red Wednesday after a more hawkish testimony from Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke sapped earlier market momentum.
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