U.S. Stocks Extend Losses on Heels of Wednesday Rout

By Anonymous

Technology stocks held up better while energy stocks tumbled along with crude-oil prices

U.S. stocks tumbled Thursday in another volatile trading session, as investors refocused on signs of slowing global growth, rising bond yields and increasing trade tensions.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 546 points, or 2.1%, to 25053, falling sharply in afternoon trading after earlier rising as much as 85 points. The S&P 500 also tumbled 2.1%, and the technology-heavy Nasdaq Composite lost 1.3%.