Arbroath moved into the Scottish Second Division promotion play-off places with a draw against Stenhousemuir.
However, the Gayfield side missed the chance to open up a three-point gap over Forfar Athletic, who have a game in hand.
The hosts' Paul Sheerin and Stenny's Bryan Hodge fired off target in the first half.
And Arbroath's Lee Sibanda and Michael Travis squandered good opportunities to break the deadlock after the interval.
Arbroath: Morrison, Baxter, Hamilton, Travis, Keddie, Smith (Sibanda 45), Scott Robertson, Chisholm, Sheerin, Bayne (Holmes 79),Doris. Subs Not Used: Bullock, Rennie, Malcolm.
Booked: Hamilton, Bayne.
Stenhousemuir: Chris Smith, Devlin, Dickson, McMillan, Hodge, Corcoran (Kouider-Aisser 76), Rowson, Iain Thomson, Reid, Gemmell, Kean (Darren Smith 46). Subs Not Used: Shaw, Brash, Summers.
Ref: John McKendrick