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Stocks fall as market heads for a second loss
Stocks fall as market heads for a second loss

The stock market sank early Wednesday, drifting further from record highs. The drop in early trading was modest but broad: all 10 sectors of the Standard & Poor's 500 headed lower. KEEPING SCORE: The Dow Jones industrial average was down 134 points, or 0.7 percent, to 18,069 as of 10:06 a.m. Eastern time. The Standard & Poor's 500 index lost 15 points, or 0.7 percent, to 2,093. The Nasdaq composite fell 33 points, or 0.7 percent, to 4,947. MELTING, MELTING: Alcoa's stock dropped 6 percent, the biggest drop in the S&P 500, following news that analysts at Bank of America cut their ratings on the aluminum giant. BofA's analysts expect prices for aluminum to lose...

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