The technology index was down only 0.3 percent, the least among the 11 sectors.
Your feedback is important to us!
We invite all our readers to share with us their views and comments about this article.
Disclaimer: Comments submitted by third parties on this site are the sole responsibility of the individual(s) whose content is submitted. The Daily Star accepts no responsibility for the content of comment(s), including, without limitation, any error, omission or inaccuracy therein. Please note that your email address will NOT appear on the site.
Alert: If you are facing problems with posting comments, please note that you must verify your email with Disqus prior to posting a comment. follow this link to make sure your account meets the requirements. (http://bit.ly/vDisqus)
The S&P 500 fell to an eight-month low Monday as Apple Inc., as well as financial and health care sectors led losses on mounting worries over global growth, the U.S.-China trade war and uncertainty over Britain's exit from the European Union. The S&P and the Dow Industrials, already in the red for the year after shedding more than 4.5 percent last week, fell over 1 percent. The S&P 500 was down 30.14 points, or 1.14 percent, at 2,602.94, and the Nasdaq Composite was down 29.50 points, or 0.42 percent, at 6,939.75 .The S&P index recorded no new 52-week highs and 90 new lows, while the Nasdaq recorded three new highs and 303 new lows.
FOLLOW THIS ARTICLE