NEW YORK U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, weighed down by a dip in retailers, as investors stepped back from a recent rally fueled by optimism that President-elect Donald Trump will invigorate economic growth. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 22.95 points, or 0.12 percent, to 19,919.01, the S&P 500 lost 4.22 points, or 0.19 percent, to 2,260.96 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 24.01 points, or 0.44 percent, to 5,447.42.
(Reporting by Chuck Mikolajczak; Editing by James Dalgleish)
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Updated Date: Dec 23, 2016 03:00:07 IST