The Dow plunges 2%, wiping out more than 1,300 points since Tuesday
|10/11/2018||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- Stocks fell Thursday after Wall Street’s worst day in eight months.
- The consumer-price-index reading for September came in below expectations.
- Watch US indexes trade in real-time here.
Wall Street continued to slide Thursday after initially finding some relief in tamer-than-expected inflation data, a day after worries about rising rates and trade tensions sparked a sharp sell-off in global markets.
After suffering its steepest drop since February in the previous session, the Dow Jones industrial average closed down more than 2% and has shed more than 1,300 points since Tuesday. The S&P 500 shed 1.7% to below its 200-day moving average, read more >>>