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Wall St opens lower after weak economic data | Reuters

Wall Street opened lower on Thursday after weak U.S. economic data heightened investors' fears of a slowdown in the economy.

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 19.62 points, or 0.12 percent, to 16,317.04, the S&P 500 lost 3.04 points, or 0.16 percent, to 1,909.49 and the Nasdaq Composite index dropped 11.69 points, or 0.26 percent, to 4,492.55.

(Reporting by Abhijith G; Editing by Don Sebastian)

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Published Date: Feb 05, 2016 01:15 AM | Updated Date: Feb 05, 2016 01:15 AM

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