Investors awaited cues from a series of upcoming central bank policy meetings and U.S. economic data.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat to slightly higher open, as investors prepared for further earnings and more election news.
Chinese markets traded higher after stronger-than-expected twin PMI surveys gave investors a boost of confidence.
The Dow and S&P extended their slide to three months, while the Nasdaq snapped a three-month winning streak.
U.S. government debt prices were slightly higher on Monday as investors digested the latest news surrounding the U.S. election and the Fed.
European markets closed lower Monday as revelations over the weekend increased uncertainty over the upcoming U.S. presidential election.
The dollar rose Monday on reduced worries over the FBI's investigation of more emails linked to Clinton's use of a private server.
Oil prices slid on Monday after non-OPEC producers made no specific commitment to join OPEC in limiting oil output levels to prop up prices.
But, concerns over the outlook for the U.S. election and Federal Reserve policy kept the metal pinned near its three-week high.
Asian markets traded lower, as worries about the U.S. presidential election, weak Japan data and lower oil prices weighed on sentiment.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly higher open, amid uncertainty surrounding the U.S. election and what the Fed might do next.
Stocks closed mostly lower after the FBI announced it is investigating new emails related to Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton.
U.S. government debt prices were mixed on Friday, as bond investors parsed through stronger-than-expected GDP data.
European markets closed lower Friday as earnings season continues.
The dollar on Friday after data showing a deceleration in consumer spending overshadowed a economic growth reading.
Oil prices edged lower Friday on doubts about OPEC's first planned output cut in eight years.
Gold rose on Friday, after the FBI said it will further investigate Hillary Clinton's use of a private email system.
Asian markets were mixed Friday as investors parse a deluge of economic data and corporate earnings results.
U.S. stock futures pointed to a slightly higher as investors digested another slew of corporate earnings and the all-important U.S. GDP figures.
U.S. equities closed lower on Thursday as investors parsed through a fresh batch of corporate earnings results and economic data.