Stocks Open Lower As China Worries Persist

By William L. WattsMarketWatch Pulse

U.S. stocks opened lower Monday, unable to shake persistent worries over China's economy and the outlook for global growth. The S&P 500 fell 13 points, or 0.7%, to 1,918, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 104 points, or 0.6%, to 16,207. The Nasdaq Composite fell 34 points, or 0.7%, to 4,651.

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