US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St falls with earnings in sight

Last Updated: Fri, Jan 13, 2017 02:40 hrs

NEW YORK, Jan 12 (Reuters) - The three major U.S. stock indexes closed lower on Thursday as investors awaited fourth-quarter earnings and details of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's economic policy a week before his inauguration.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 63.28 points, or 0.32 percent, to 19,891, the S&P 500 lost 4.88 points, or 0.21 percent, to 2,270.44 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 16.16 points, or 0.29 percent, to 5,547.49. (Reporting by Sinead Carew; Editing by Nick Zieminski)

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