US STOCKS-Tumbling oil sends Wall St into a slide

martes 13 de septiembre de 2016 14:50 GYT

* Oil prices fall more than 2 pct on IEA, OPEC comments

* Banks set for worst day in 2 months as rate hike odds ebb

* Apple only Dow gainer on strong demand for new iPhones

* Indexes down: Dow 1.52 pct, S&P 1.65 pct, Nasdaq 1.36 pct (Updates to afternoon)

By Noel Randewich

Sept 13 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks fell more than 1 percent on Tuesday, with energy stocks slammed by lower oil prices and financials dropping on diminished prospects of a near-term rate hike.

The sell-off was broad, with all 10 major S&P 500 sectors in the red and every Dow Jones industrial average component but Apple declining.

The energy index's 2.8 percent slide led declines as oil prices tumbled more than 2.5 percent after both the IEA and OPEC said the global crude glut would persist.

The S&P financial index and KBW bank index both were down about 1.8 percent, with the bank index set to notch its steepest drop in more than two months.   Continuación...