US STOCKS-Wall St slides over 1 pct, led by financials, energy stocks

martes 13 de septiembre de 2016 12:56 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 1.36 pct, S&P 1.54 pct, Nasdaq 1.35 pct (Updates to early afternoon)

By Tanya Agrawal

Sept 13 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks fell more than 1 percent on Tuesday, with energy stocks hit 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 component, besides Apple, also declining.

The energy index's 2.6 percent slide led the decliners as oil prices tumbled more than 2.5 percent after both the IEA and OPEC said the global crude glut would persist.

"Oil is acting as a barometer for the economy," said Andre Bakhos, managing director at Janlyn Capital in Bernardsville, New Jersey.   Continuación...