US STOCKS-Wall St dragged down by material and industrial stocks

miércoles 23 de septiembre de 2015 11:58 GYT

* China factory data at 6-1/2-yr low in September

* U.S. factory data stays at 2-yr low in September

* Materials and industrial sectors lag

* Boeing and United Tech down 2 pct

* Indexes down: Dow 0.6 pct, S&P down 0.4 pct, Nasdaq 0.2 pct (Adds details, comment, updates prices)

By Tanya Agrawal

Sept 23 (Reuters) - Wall Street fell in volatile trading on Wednesday as weak Chinese and U.S. factory data hit material and industrial stocks.

Data showed U.S. manufacturing growth stayed at a two-year low in September, while Chinese factory activity shrank to a 6-1/2 year low in the month.

The S&P materials index was down 1.5 percent. The industrial sector was lower by 0.9 percent, with Dow components United Technologies and Boeing falling more than 2 percent.   Continuación...