US STOCKS-Wall St mixed as Apple weighs on Nasdaq

miércoles 3 de septiembre de 2014 15:36 GYT

* Apple shares fall below $100

* Factory orders increase in July

* Automakers post strong August sales

* Airlines shares fall with Delta

* Dow up 0.14 pct, S&P flat, Nasdaq off 0.44 pct (Updates to afternoon, adds detail on Apple shares)

By Akane Otani

NEW YORK, Sept 3 (Reuters) - The Nasdaq dropped on Wednesday, led by a decline in Apple shares, while other leading indexes were little changed.

Apple shares were down 4.1 percent at $99.07, heading toward their worst percentage decline since Jan. 28.

At least one brokerage mulled downgrading the stock as Apple grappled with a possible security breach of its iCloud service a week before the launch of its new iPhone.   Continuación...