- NYSE down 155.44 (2.3%) to 6,487.80.
- DJIA down 185.7 (1.9%) to 9,311.
- S&P 500 down 22.5 (2.2%) to 998.04.
- Nasdaq down 40.2 (2%) to 1,969.
- Hang Seng up 0.75%
- Nikkei up 0.36%
- FTSE down 1.32%
(-) BEAT confirms Medicare cutting reimbursement rate.
(-) NOK downgraded at Credit Suisse.
(-) QCOM downgraded at Credit Suisse.
(-) CIT to delay interest payment on notes.
(-) AIG falling amid agreement to terms on various legal disputes. Also gets analyst downgrade.
(-) BAC turns lower in step with broader financial space after mixed early trade when company said it will begin paying back some TARP funds.
(-) EBAY turns lower after confirms to sell 65% of Skype.
(-) ONCY gives up early gains; gets patent for mMthods in certain cancers.
(-) IRBT erases early gains made on Army order.
(+,-) MOT gives up early gain seen after stock upgraded at Credit Suisse.
(+) NVAX reports positive Phase II flu vaccine trial.
(+) COH upgraded at Merrill.
(+) RIMM upgraded at Credit Suisse.
(+) SVA reportedly in supply deal for South Korean market.
(+) YRCW sees continued upside after announcing credit amendment.