US STOCKS-Wall St slips on weak China trade data

martes 13 de octubre de 2015 09:55 GYT

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* Indexes down: Dow 0.45 pct, S&P 0.48 pct, Nasdaq 0.57 pct (Updates to open)

By Abhiram Nandakumar

Oct 13 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were lower on Tuesday after weak China trade data added to worries about slowing global economic growth.

Data showed Chinese imports fell 20 percent in September due to weak domestic demand, indicating that growth in the world's second-largest economy was sputtering.

The selloff was broad based - all 10 major S&P sectors were down, with the industrial sector's 0.54 percent fall leading the decliners.   Continuación...