Today, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 163 points on the day, extending the index's losing streak to four days. A sharp decline in materials and healthcare stocks and a decline in commodity prices offset strong earnings reports by Amazon.
U.S. stocks traded lower Thursday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average turning negative for 2015 after multiple blue-chip companies posted mixed earnings results and warned of currency headwinds due to a strong U.S.
The S&P 500 dipped below its 200-day moving average of 2,064.14 and closed a few points above it. The energy sector was the worst performer in the S&P 500 as oil extended losses to trade below $48 a barrel.
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