NEW YORK Nov 30 U.S. stocks edged lower on
Wednesday as declines in technology more than offset a rally in
the energy sector, but major indexes posted solid gains for the
month on the back of a rally following the U.S. presidential
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 1.98 points, or
0.01 percent, to 19,123.58, the S&P 500 lost 5.85 points,
or 0.27 percent, to 2,198.81 and the Nasdaq Composite
dropped 56.24 points, or 1.05 percent, to 5,323.68.
For the month, the Dow gained 5.4 percent, the S&P added 3.4
percent and the Nasdaq Composite rose 2.6 percent.
(Reporting by Caroline Valetkevitch; Editing by Nick Zieminski)