US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St sinks on euro-zone fears

NEW YORK, May 20 (BestGrowthStock) – U.S. stocks (Read more about the stock market today. ) dropped on
Thursday, driving the Dow and the S&P 500 down more than 3
percent and pushing the Nasdaq down wore than 4 percent, on
growing fears that the euro zone’s handling of its sovereign
debt crisis could jeopardize the global economic recovery.

The Dow Jones industrial average (.DJI: ) fell 376.36
points, or 3.61 percent, to end unofficially at 10,068.01. The
Standard & Poor’s 500 Index (.SPX: ) slid 43.46 points, or 3.90
percent, to close unofficially at 1,071.59. The Nasdaq
Composite Index (.IXIC: ) tumbled 94.36 points, or 4.11 percent,
to finish unofficially at 2,204.01.

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(Reporting by Angela Moon; Editing by Jan Paschal)

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St sinks on euro-zone fears