The U.S. stock market is closing lower after the
The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell six points, or 0.4 percent, to close at 1,943 on Wednesday. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 102 points, or 0.6 percent, to 16,843. The Nasdaq slipped six points, or 0.1 percent, to 4,331.
The stock market remains near all-time highs after a slow and steady climb since April.
Delta dropped 3 percent, making it the second-biggest loser among S&P 500 stocks. The sharp decline came after
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