Agence France-PresseMarch 27, 2014 10:53
US stocks opened lower on Thursday, extending the prior day's losses, with tech stocks again leading the way down.
After 10 minutes of trade, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 63.77 points (0.39 percent) at 16,205.22.
The S&P 500, a broad measure of the markets, shed 9.34 (0.50 percent) at 1,843.22, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index tumbled 34.48 (0.83 percent) to 4,139.10.
"Stocks are searching for direction as investors weigh economic data and the situation in Ukraine," Wells Fargo Advisors said in a market note.