Agence France-PresseMarch 10, 2014 11:03
US stocks Monday fell in early trade following disappointing economic data from China and Japan and continued tension over Ukraine.
About 30 minutes into trade, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 47.92 (0.29 percent) to 16,404.80.
The broad-based S&P 500 dipped 2.09 (0.11 percent) to 1,875.95, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index edged 0.37 (0.01 percent) lower to 4,335.85.
Weekend economic data from China raised questions about the outlook for the world's second largest economy.