How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Tuesday

AP News
Posted: Oct 27, 2015 5:07 PM

Stocks slipped Tuesday after several U.S. companies delivered disappointing results and forecasts. Energy companies followed the price of crude oil lower.

For the day:

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 41.62 points, or 0.2 percent, to 17,581.43.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index lost 5.29 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,065.89.

The Nasdaq Composite index dipped 4.56 points, or 0.1 percent, to 5,030.15.

For the week:

The Dow Jones industrial average is down 65.27 points, or 0.4 percent.

The S&P 500 has lost 9.26 points, or 0.5 percent.

The Nasdaq is down 1.72 points, or less than 0.1 percent.

For the year:

The Dow is down 241.64 points, or 1.4 percent.

The S&P is up 6.99 points, or 0.3 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 294.09 points, or 6.2 percent.