Agence France-PresseJune 12, 2013 18:35
US stocks fell sharply in highly volatile trade Wednesday, with the Dow posting its first three-day losing streak this year amid worries about central banks' stimulus plans.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average shed 126.79 (0.84 percent) at 14,995.23.
The broad-based S&P 500 slid 13.61 (0.84 percent) to 1,612.52, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index lost 36.52 (1.06 percent) at 3,400.43.
Wall Street stocks attempted to rally from Tuesday's sell-off in opening trade but quickly lost steam.