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Dow slips 100 points as tensions with NKorea escalate

All the 11 major S&P indexed were lower, with technology sector's 0.62 percent leading the decliners

Reuters 

The Dow lost more than 100 points on Thursday as investors fretted over escalating tensions between the United States and North Korea. North Korea on Thursday outlined details for a missile strike near the U.S. territory of Guam, adding fuel to rising tensions with the United States. The latest tensions began after U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned North Korea that it would face "fire and fury" if it threatened the United States. All the 11 major S&P indexed were lower, with technology sector's 0.62 percent leading the decliners. At 9:38 a.m. ET ...

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First Published: Thu, August 10 2017. 20:08 IST
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