Los Angeles Business Journal

Markets Fall

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

In Tuesday trading, the Dow Jones industrial average dropped 170 points, or 1.1 percent, to 14,776.

The Nasdaq was down 79 points, or 2.2 percent, to 3,579.

The S&P 500 fell 26 points, or 1.6 percent, to 1,630.

The LABJ Stock Index closed down three points to 162.