US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Indexes open down on lingering econ fears

NEW YORK, Aug 20 (BestGrowthStock) – U.S. stocks (Read more about the stock market today. ) opened lower on
Friday following losses in global equity markets as worries
about the economic recovery persisted.

The Dow Jones industrial average (.DJI: ) was down 39.81
points, or 0.39 percent, at 10,231.40. The Standard & Poor’s
500 Index (.SPX: ) was down 3.19 points, or 0.30 percent, at
1,072.44. The Nasdaq Composite Index (.IXIC: ) was down 5.73
points, or 0.26 percent, at 2,173.22.
(Reporting by Caroline Valetkevitch; Editing by Theodore d’Afflisio)

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Indexes open down on lingering econ fears