Wall Street ended mostly lower on Monday as fears of global economic slowdown and an impending U.S. recession continued to worry investors.

Wall Street ended mostly lower on Monday as fears of global economic slowdown and an impending U.S. recession continued to worry investors. Markets were extremely choppy in absence of any positive developments either on trade war front or economic data. The S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite finished in the red while the Dow managed to gain marginally. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJI) closed at 25,516.83, gaining 0.1%. The S&P 500 Index (INX) lost 0.1% to close at 2,798.36. Meanwhile, the Nasdaq Composite Index (IXIC) closed at 7,637.54, also shedding 0.1% or. A total of 6.96 billion shares were traded on Monday, lower than the last 20-session average of 7.69 billion shares. Advancers outnumbered decliners on the NYSE by 1.03-to-1 ratio. On the Nasdaq, advancers had an edge over decliners by 1.10-to-1 ratio.  The CBOE VIX decreased 0.9% to close at 16.33.