08 Jun '11, 9pm

US stocks post six-session losing streak

US stocks post six-session losing streak

NEW YORK: US stocks ended in negative territory for the sixth time in a row on Wednesday amid fresh signs of trouble for the US economic recovery. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 21.87 points (0.18 percent) to finish at 12,048.94. The broader S&P 500 dropped 5.38 points (0.42 percent) to 1,279.56 and the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite shed 26.18 points (0.97 percent) at 2,675.38. "Investors continue to weigh slowing economic growth reported by the Fed's Beige Book in midday trading, as well as Fed chair Bernanke's speech late yesterday, along with the threat of higher oil prices as the OPEC meeting unexpectedly concluded with no hike in production quotas," Charles Schwab analysts said. The Federal Reserve's latest survey on economic conditions in all of the central bank's districts showed overall activity "generally continued to expand" since April. But the Beige Book re...

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