U.S. equities closed lower on Monday as investors looked ahead to the start of earnings season.
The Nasdaq composite fell 0.15 percent to end at 6.579.73, after hitting a record high earlier in the session. The index also snapped a nine-day winning streak.
The Dow Jones industrial average also posted an all-time high before finishing 12.60 points lower at 22,761.07.
Shares of General Electric were the worst performers on the Dow. They fell 4 percent after the company announced CFO Jeff Bornstein will depart at the end of the year, along with marketing chief Beth Comstock and international executive John Rice.
The S&P 500 slipped 0.2 percent to 2,544.73.