Dow falls more than 550 points Tuesday; markets are jittery

Posted: 12:42 PM, Dec 04, 2018
Updated: 2018-12-04 12:59:23-05

Stocks slid 552 points Tuesday as markets have turned jittery again, the Associated Press reports.

Losses accelerated on skepticism over the plans for the United States and China to postpone new tariffs.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell while the S&P 500 index dropped 61 points and the Nasdaq Composite Index dropped 200 points, reports.