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Dow turns lower as industrial stocks drag


By Sruthi Shankar(Reuters) - The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell about half a percent on Monday as worries about the impact of President Donald Trump's decision to impose metal tariffs continued to weigh on industrial stocks including Boeing and Caterpillar.Shares of the United States' big manufacturers have been under pressure as Trump's protectionist stance on steel and aluminium imports could increase costs and hamper sales abroad.The declines for the Dow comes after a near 2 percent gain for Wall Street on Friday after sluggish wage growth data eased concerns the Federal Reserve might ...

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First Published: Mon, March 12 2018. 23:28 IST