U.S. stocks fall today, ending first half of the year..

U.S. stocks fall today, ending first half of the year..

Summary:

  • U.S. stocks fell today due to worries that Fed might start slowing the $85billion stimulus soon because of good jobs reports, high consumer confidence and a recovery in the housing sector.
  • The S&P 500 (SPX) fell 0.4 percent to 1,606.28 at 4 p.m. in New York. The index extended today’s decline in the final minutes of trading as the quarter ended. The Dow lost 114.89 points, or 0.8 percent, to 14,909.60 today.
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