Dow crumples in afternoon trading despite China lift

September 9, 2015 4:33 PM (UTC+8)


(From Reuters)

U.S. stocks ended the day down more than one percent on Wednesday in another volatile session, led by a drop in Apple shares and a decline in energy shares.

The Dow Jones industrial average .DJI fell 238.84 points, or 1.45 percent, to 16,253.84, the S&P 500 .SPX lost 27.32 points, or 1.39 percent, to 1,942.09 and the NasdaqComposite .IXIC dropped 55.40 points, or 1.15 percent, to 4,756.53.