How the Dow Jones industrial average did Wednesday

AP News
Posted: Oct 23, 2013 4:45 PM

The Dow Jones industrial average fell after Caterpillar reported weak earnings and cut its revenue outlook. Falling oil prices pulled energy stocks lower. The Standard & Poor's 500 index also fell, ending a streak of four record closes in a row.

The Dow fell 54.33 points, or 0.4 percent, to close at 15,413.33.

The S&P 500 index dropped 8.29 points, or 0.5 percent, to 1,746.38.

The Nasdaq composite slipped 22.49 points, or 0.6 percent, to 3,907.07.

For the week so far:

The Dow is up 13.68, or 0.1 percent.

The S&P 500 is up 1.88 points, or 0.1 percent.

The Nasdaq is down 7.21 points, or 0.2 percent.

For the year so far:

The Dow is up 2,309.19 points, or 17.6 percent.

The S&P 500 is up 320.19 points, or 22.5 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 887.56 points, or 29.4 percent