Stock indexes tumbled, with the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq falling more than 2 percent on Thursday, resuming a downturn after a labor market report became the latest economic data to disappoint.
The Dow Jones industrial average <.DJI> dropped 201.06 points, or 1.69 percent, to 11,695.38. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index <.SPX> dropped 25.06 points, or 1.99 percent, to 1,235.28. The Nasdaq Composite Index <.IXIC> dropped 62.91 points, or 2.34 percent, to 2,630.16.
(Editing by Kenneth Barry)