US STOCKS-Wall St swept up in oil rout

miércoles 20 de enero de 2016 12:06 GYT

* Crude prices sink to fresh lows

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* Indexes down: Dow 2.61 pct, S&P 2.91 pct, Nasdaq 3.13 pct (Adds details, changes comment, updates prices)

By Tanya Agrawal and Abhiram Nandakumar

Jan 20 (Reuters) - The selloff since the start of the year continued on Wall Street on Wednesday, led by energy stocks, as crude oil prices fell to new lows and on deepening fears of slowing global growth.

The selloff was broad: All 30 Dow components were lower and all the 10 major S&P sectors were also in the red.

The beaten-down S&P energy sector's 2.27 percent fall led the declines. Chevron dropped 5.9 percent and Exxon 3.1 percent.

U.S. crude prices sank to their lowest since 2003 and Brent held close to 12-year lows as a supply glut bumped up against bearish financial news that deepened worries over demand.   Continuación...