There aren't enough data right now to suggest that Adobe should go any higher.
Geopolitical concerns remain in focus as investors are set to examine several economic reports ahead of Friday's payroll data.
When the market goes topsy-turvy, it's time to defer to a higher source.
The Dow falls nearly 4.5% for the month as stocks suffer modest losses. September, historically a tough month, looms. Markets are closed Monday for Labor Day.
Stocks are lower as the market's worst month in some time looks set to have a fitting last day of trading.
Investors await economic releases, including consumer sentiment and personal income data, as well as the Chicago-area manufacturing data.
August consumer confidence index to be announced. McKesson stock goes ex-dividend. Salesforce.com and Zales to report earnings. Chinese solar stocks shoot higher.
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