EUROPE'S DEBTS: European finance ministers approved $110 billion in rescue loans to Portugal on Monday, but have yet to decide on a second rescue package for Greece. The arrest of the head of the IMF is expected to make solving Greece's problems more difficult.
TECH TROUBLE: Technology companies sustained the largest losses in Monday trading. Yahoo! Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. fell by more than 4 percent.
THE INDEXES: The Dow Jones industrial average lost 47.38 points to close at 12,548.37. The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 8.30 points to 1,329.47. The Nasdaq fell 46.16 to 2,782.31.