US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St falls on trepidation ahead of earnings

lunes 13 de abril de 2015 16:05 GYT

NEW YORK, April 13 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks dipped on Monday as fears increased that the strong dollar and lower oil prices will hurt U.S. first-quarter earnings.

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 79.2 points, or 0.44 percent, to 17,978.45, the S&P 500 lost 9.5 points, or 0.45 percent, to 2,092.56 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 7.73 points, or 0.15 percent, to 4,988.25. (Reporting by Caroline Valetkevitch; Editing by Nick Zieminski)