Wall Street falls on rate hike jitters, Home Depot | Reuters

NEW YORK Wall Street sold off on Tuesday as investors boosted their bets on the Federal Reserve raising rates later this year, while Home Depot dragged on indexes following its quarterly report.

The Dow Jones industrial average .DJI fell 182.1 points, or 1.03 percent, to 17,528.61, the S&P 500 .SPX lost 19.55 points, or 0.95 percent, to 2,047.11 and the Nasdaq Composite .IXIC dropped 59.73 points, or 1.25 percent, to 4,715.73.

(Reporting by Chuck Mikolajczak; Editing by Nick Zieminski)

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Updated Date: May 18, 2016 02:00 AM

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