How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Tuesday

NEW YORK (AP) " Shaky results from consumer companies dragged the U.S. stock market lower on Tuesday as well-known names like appliance maker Whirlpool and athletic apparel maker Under Armour suffered their worst losses in years.

On Tuesday:

The Dow Jones industrial average sank 53.76 points, or 0.3 percent, to 18,169.27.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index gave up 8.17 points, or 0.4 percent, to 2,143.16.

The Nasdaq composite slid 26.43 points, or 0.5 percent, to 5,283.40.

For the week:

The Dow is up 23.56 points, or 0.1 percent.

The S&P 500 is up 2 points, or 0.1 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 26 points, or 0.5 percent.

For the year:

The Dow is up 744.24 points, or 4.3 percent.

The S&P 500 is up 99.22 points, or 4.9 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 275.99 points, or 5.5 percent.

This story has been automatically published from the Associated Press wire which uses US spellings

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