U.S. stocks extended losses as German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble reportedly said there are doubts about whether Greece will be able to meet requirements for its European bailout.
The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index slipped 0.5 percent after fluctuating earlier following better-than-estimated U.S. economic growth.
“Doubts persist as to whether Greece has been able to meet its obligations,’’ Schaeuble said in an e-mail release of an interview be broadcast Oct. 30 on ZDF television. These doubts have to be dispelled from now on.”
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