Markets Right Now Stocks end broadly lower on Wall Street

The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local):4:00 p.m.Stocks are ending broadly lower on Wall Street with some of the biggest losses going to automakers and parts suppliers following disappointing sales figures for March.Fiat Chrysler gave up 4.8 per cent Monday and General Motors fell 3.4 per cent.Electric car maker Tesla bucked the trend and jumped 7.3 per cent after reporting sharply higher deliveries in the first quarter.The Standard & Poor’s 500 index fell 5 points, or 0.2 per cent, to 2,357.The Dow Jones industrial average slipped 13 points, or 0.1 per cent, to 20,650. The Nasdaq composite fell 17 points, or 0.3 per cent, to 5,894.Small-company stocks fell far more than the rest of the market.Bond prices rose. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note fell to 2.33 per cent.___11:45 a.m.Stocks are getting off to a weak start in the second quarter as banks and energy companies slump.Automakers also had big losses Monday after reporting disappointing sales figures for March.General Motors fell 4 per cent and Fiat Chrysler gave up 5.7 per cent.Electric car maker Tesla bucked the trend and jumped 5 per cent after reporting sharply higher deliveries in the first quarter.The Standard & Poor’s 500 index fell 13 points, or 0.6 per cent, to 2,348.The Dow Jones industrial average gave up 100 points, or 0.5 per cent, to 20,558. The Nasdaq composite was down 32 points, or 0.6 per cent, to 5,879.Small-company stocks fell more than the rest of the market.Bond prices rose. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note fell to 2.33 per cent.___9:35 a.m.Stocks are edging higher in early trading on Wall Street with the biggest gains going to materials and industrial companies.The early gains Monday follow a solid first quarter for U.S. stocks.Steelmaker Nucor rose 1.3 per cent in early trading. Electric car maker Tesla rose 2.7 per cent after reporting a big jump in deliveries for the first quarter.The Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose 1 point, less than 0.1 per cent, to 2,363.The Dow Jones industrial average climbed 15 points, or 0.1 per cent, to 20,678. The Nasdaq composite increased 11 points, or 0.2 per cent, to 5,923.Three stocks rose for every two that fell on the New York Stock Exchange. Markets Right Now: Stocks end broadly lower on Wall Street by The Associated Press Posted Apr 3, 2017 7:42 am MDT Last Updated Apr 3, 2017 at 3:00 pm MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email

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