US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens lower after data

martes 17 de junio de 2014 09:35 GYT

NEW YORK, June 17 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday following weaker than expected data on the housing market, as the Federal Reserve prepared to begin a two-day policy meeting.

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 39.5 points, or 0.24 percent, to 16,741.51, the S&P 500 lost 4.06 points, or 0.21 percent, to 1,933.72 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 9.12 points, or 0.21 percent, to 4,311.99. (Reporting by Angela Moon; Editing by Bernadette Baum)