US STOCKS-Wall St stages dramatic comeback as Apple rebounds

lunes 24 de agosto de 2015 13:48 GYT
 

* Chinese market falls 8 percent

* At one point, Dow down more than 1,000 pts

* Apple up 1.3 pct after falling as much as 13 pct

* Indexes down: S&P 1.14 pct, Nasdaq 0.55 pct, Dow 0.95 pct (Updates prices)

By Tanya Agrawal

Aug 24 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks staged a stunning recovery off their lows on Monday, helped by a sharp turnaround in Apple's shares, but were still down about 2 percent in afternoon trading.

The Dow Jones industrial average briefly slumped more than 1,000 points, its biggest point-drop ever.

But by 13:05 ET, the Dow was down just 143 points, or 0.87 percent as bargain hunters stepped in.

The Dow has never lost more than 800 points in a day.   Continuación...