US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St tumbles on Goldman, chipmakers

NEW YORK, April 30 (BestGrowthStock) – U.S. stocks (Read more about the stock market today. ) fell on Friday
to close out the worst week since January as news of a
criminal probe into Goldman Sachs (GS.N: ) unnerved investors
already anxious about the prospects for heavy regulation from
Washington.

* The Dow Jones industrial average (.DJI: ) fell 158.71
points, or 1.42 percent, to close unofficially at 11,008.61.
The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index (.SPX: ) lost 20.09 points, or
1.66 percent, to finish unofficially at 1,186.69. The Nasdaq
Composite Index (.IXIC: ) gave up 50.73 points, or 2.02 percent,
to close unofficially at 2,461.19.

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(Reporting by Leah Schnurr; Editing by Jan Paschal)

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St tumbles on Goldman, chipmakers