How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Monday

Staff Writer
Columbus CEO

The stock market closed higher on Monday, led by gains in energy companies as the price of oil turned higher after a recent slump. Defense contractors rose and travel and airlines companies fell as traders responded to the terrorist attacks in Paris.

For Monday:

The Dow Jones industrial average rose 237.77 points, or 1.4 percent, to 17,483.01.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index gained 30.15 points, or 1.5 percent, to 2,053.19.

The Nasdaq composite index added 56.73 points, or 1.2 percent, to 4,984.62.

For the year:

The Dow is down 340.06 points, or 1.9 percent.

The S&P is down 5.71 points, or 0.3 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 248.56 points, or 5.3 percent.