How the major stock indexes fared on Tuesday
Stocks ended mixed Tuesday after reports of a weakening U.S. economy at a time when China and Europe are also slowing. U.S. markets were closed Monday for Labor Day.
The Dow Jones industrial average fell 54.90 points, or 0.4 percent, to close at 13,035.94.
The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell 1.64 points, or 0.1 percent, to 1,404.94.
The Nasdaq composite rose 8.10 points, or 0.3 percent, to 3,075.06.
For the year so far:
The Dow is up 818.38 points, or 6.7 percent.
The S&P 500 is up 147.34 points, or 11.7 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 469.91 points, or 18 percent.