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Election, rate hike concerns drag Wall St. lower | Reuters

NEW YORK The S&P 500 closed at its lowest in nearly four months on Tuesday amid growing concern over next week's U.S. presidential election and prospects for higher U.S. interest rates.The Dow Jones industrial average .DJI fell 105.32 points, or 0.58 percent, to 18,037.1, the S&P 500 .SPX lost 14.43 points, or 0.68 percent, to 2,111.72 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC dropped 35.56 points, or 0.69 percent, to 5,153.58.

(Reporting by Lewis Krauskopf; Editing by Nick Zieminski)

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Updated Date: Nov 02, 2016 01:45 AM

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