Stock market news centers on the euro, which drifted back from a two-month high versus the dollar.
Stock market news was slightly negative Monday morning, as world markets fell and earnings expectations were weak.
After spending much of Friday below 10000, the market recovered lost ground amid positive news about unemployment. But the government-debt crisis in Greece is prompting investors to worry, again, about the health of the financial system.
London and New York stopped a practice seen as pushing stocks down. But some say short-sellers are merely scapegoats.