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Wall street slumps as monthly private payrolls disappoint

The S&P 500 opened lower by 8.67 points, or 0.24%, at 3,653.78, while the Nasdaq Composite dropped 69.36 points, or 0.56%, to 12,285.75 at the opening bell

twitter-logoReuters | December 2, 2020 | Updated 21:10 IST
Wall street slumps as monthly private payrolls disappoint
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 128.83 points, or 0.43%, at the open to 29,695.09

The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq dipped on Wednesday from record levels as data showing fewer-than-expected private job additions in November added to concerns about the near-term pressure on the economy.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 128.83 points, or 0.43%, at the open to 29,695.09.

The S&P 500 opened lower by 8.67 points, or 0.24%, at 3,653.78, while the Nasdaq Composite dropped 69.36 points, or 0.56%, to 12,285.75 at the opening bell.

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