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US STOCKS SNAPSHOT - Wall St posts biggest loss since June

Source : REUTERS
Last Updated: Thu, Aug 15, 2013 20:10 hrs

NEW YORK, Aug 15 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended lower on Thursday, posting the biggest percentage decline since June 20, after disappointing results and outlooks from Dow components Wal-Mart and Cisco.

Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jones industrial average was down 225.39 points, or 1.47 percent, at 15,112.27. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index was down 24.07 points, or 1.43 percent, at 1,661.32. The Nasdaq Composite Index was down 63.16 points, or 1.72 percent, at 3,606.12.




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