Market Snapshot: Dow poised to rise, lock in monthly gain as McDonald’s stock set to rally

U.S. stocks fell Monday, with major indexes dropping in a broad decline as the latest round of positive corporate earnings failed to excite investors.

Despite the declines on the day, major indexes ended the month of April with gains.

What did the main benchmarks do?

The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.61% fell 148 points, or 0.6%, to 24,163.15. The S&P 500 SPX, -0.82% declined 21.86 points, or 0.8%, to 2,648, its first decline of the past four sessions. The Nasdaq Composite Index COMP, -0.75% fell 53.5 points, or 0.8%, to 7,066.

All 11 S&P 500 sectors ended lower on the day, as did 25 of the 30 Dow components.

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