How the Dow Jones industrial average did Wednesday
Weak reports on hiring and service industries sent the stock market sharply lower Wednesday, giving the Dow Jones industrial average its worst day in more than a month.
The Dow closed down 111.66 points, or 0.8 percent, at 14,550.35.
The S&P 500 fell 16.56 points, or 1.1 percent, to 1,553.69.
The Nasdaq composite dropped 36.26 points, or 1.1 percent, to 3,218.60.
For the week:
The Dow is down 28.19 points, or 0.2 percent.
The S&P 500 is down 15.50 points, or 1 percent.
The Nasdaq is down 48.92 points, or 1.5 percent.
For the year:
The Dow is up 1,446.21 points, or 11 percent.
The S&P 500 is up 127.50 points, or 8.9 percent.
The Nasdaq is up 199.09 points, or 6.6 percent.