The Dow Jones industrial average gave up an early gain of 200 points to close up 37. Compared with the wild swings of earlier this month, Monday's trading was relatively calm. Bank of America lost 8 percent, the most among the 30 Dow stocks. Wells Fargo analysts cut their price target on the stock, citing fears that the U.S. could slip into a recession.
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 37 points, or 0.3 percent, to close at 10,854.65.
The S&P 500 rose 0.29 points, less than a percent, to 1,123.82.
The Nasdaq rose 3.54 points, or 0.2 percent, to 2,345.38.
For the year to date:
The Dow is down 722.86, or 6.2 percent.
The S&P 500 is down 133.82, or 10.6 percent.
The Nasdaq is down 307.49, or 11.6 percent.