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The Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square, New York. Image Credit: Bloomberg

New York: Resurgent technology shares led US stock indices to fresh records Monday, outperforming industrial names ahead of key economic releases later in the week.

At the closing bell, the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index stood at 14,174.14, up 0.7 per cent, while the S&P 500 gained 0.2 per cent to 4,255.35. Both were records.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average slipped 0.2 percent to 34,395.33.