Stocks fell in the year's lightest volume on Monday as worries about the pace of economic recovery overshadowed data showing a rise in consumer spending and income.

The Dow Jones industrial average <.DJI> was down 140.70 points, or 1.39 percent, at 10,009.95. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index <.SPX> was down 15.68 points, or 1.47 percent, at 1,048.91. The Nasdaq Composite Index <.IXIC> was down 33.66 points, or 1.56 percent, at 2,119.97.

(Reporting by Angela Moon, Editing by Kenneth Barry)