US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St opens lower as oil prices weigh

lunes 17 de agosto de 2015 09:34 GYT

Aug 17 (Reuters) - Wall Street opened lower on Monday as oil prices plunged towards six-year lows and data indicated manufacturing activity in New York state contracted in August.

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 130.18 points, or 0.74 percent, to 17,347.22, the S&P 500 lost 11.75 points, or 0.56 percent, to 2,079.79 and the Nasdaq composite dropped 25.61 points, or 0.51 percent, to 5,022.62. (Reporting by Sai Sachin R in Bengaluru; Editing by Savio D'Souza)