The subdued response implies that investor worries about efforts to instill austerity in the eurozone as well as long-term questions about the overall stability of the single-currency bloc were already priced in to a large extent. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down nearly 30 points, or 0.23%, to finish at 13,008.53. The blue-chip index sank as low as 12,970 earlier in the session. The S&P 500 was up slightly less than half a point, or 0.04%, to close at 1369.58, and the Nasdaq advanced 1.4 points, or 0.05%, to settle at 2958.
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Stocks barely budged Monday as Wall Street reacted with restraint to the shifting political landscape in Europe following weekend elections in France and Greece.