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Wall Street ends lower; healthcare slides

Wall Street ends lower; healthcare slides
Traders work on the floor of the NYSE in New York. Photo: Reuters
Published: 10:10 PM, October 9, 2017
Updated: 4:15 AM, October 10, 2017

NEW YORK - Wall Street fell from record levels on Monday as gains in Microsoft <MSFT.O> and other technology stocks failed to offset a drop in General Electric <GE.N> and a slide in healthcare stocks.

Based on the latest available data, the Dow Jones Industrial Average <.DJI> fell 12.6 points, or 0.06 percent, to 22,761.07, the S&P 500 <.SPX> lost 4.6 points, or 0.18 percent, to 2,544.73 and the Nasdaq Composite <.IXIC> dropped 10.45 points, or 0.16 percent, to 6,579.73. REUTERS