How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Tuesday

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Posted: Jan 19, 2016 5:10 PM

U.S. stocks struggled through a turbulent day Tuesday and eked out small gains, led by utility and consumer stocks. The price of crude oil continued to fall, and energy and mining stocks tumbled.

On Tuesday:

The Dow Jones industrial average picked up 27.94 points, or 0.2 percent, to 16,016.02.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose one point to 1,881.33.

The Nasdaq composite index lost 11.47 points, or 0.3 percent, to 4,476.95.

For the year:

The Dow is down 1,409.01 points, or 8.1 percent.

The S&P 500 is down 162.61 points, or 8 percent.

The Nasdaq is down 530.46 points, or 10.6 percent.