Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, (NYSE) in New York, U.S., February 5, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
The Dow Jones Industrial Average opened almost another 2 percent lower on Tuesday after two days of heavy losses that have undermined faith in the U.S. stock market’s almost decade-long rally.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average .DJI fell 536.97 points, or 2.21 percent, to 23,808.78. The S&P 500 .SPX lost 49.06 points, or 1.85 percent, to 2,599.88 and the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite .IXIC dropped 128.97 points, or 1.85 percent, to 6,838.56.