Moving into the last hour of trading on Tuesday, stocks remain near their lows of the trading session.
Real estate and housing stocks are leading the decline, with the Morgan Stanley REIT Index down 7.2 percent and the Philadelphia Housing Index down 6.3 percent.
Meanwhile, gold and health insurance stocks continue to be some of the only advancing stocks on the day. The Amex Gold Bugs Index is up 1.5 percent, while the Morgan Stanley Healthcare Payor Index is posting a gain of 1.2 percent.
Currently, the Dow is down 200.87 at 7,774.98, the Nasdaq is down 45.64 at 1,561.07, and the S&P 500 is down 19.15 at 816.33.
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