Stocks floundered as Wall Street’s three day winning streak ended. The financial sector was down as was the price of oil. Oil closed below yesterday’s high of $51- the highest level in nearly a year.
Meanwhile, they’re getting set to vote in the U.K. on June 23rd to determine whether Britain should leave the European Union (the so-called Brexit) In advance of the vote in less than two weeks European stocks were off nearly 1% or more today, with the German DAX falling 1.25% in its worst day since mid-May.
Here are the final numbers from Thursday, June 9th on Wall Street:
Dow Jones Industrial Average: 17,985.19 (-18.86 / -0.11%)
NASDAQ: 4,958.62 (-16.03/ -0.32%)
S&P 500: 2,115.48 (-3.64/ -0.17%)