Dow Jones Industrial Average Falls on Fears Over Spain and the End of Q3

By Alec Niedenthal  OCT 02, 2012 2:50 PM

Hewlett-Packard is down after signing a contract with Rolls-Royce.

 


MINYANVILLE ORIGINAL The Dow Jones Industrial Average Index (INDEXDJX:.DJI) is down 63.95 points, or .47%, to 13,451.16, as of 2:24 p.m. EDT. This decline is due to concerns over the trajectory of the Spanish bailout and Q3 earnings.
 
Hewlett-Packard (NYSE:HPQ) is down .87%, or .15 points, to $17.06 after entering a contract with Rolls-Royce.
 
Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) is down .69%, or .06, to $8.90 after announcing that it would clear debt for 150,000 second liens.
 
Alcoa (NYSE:AA) is down .90%, or .08 points, to $8.83 following its plans to record a $85 million charge as a result of mandated environmental cleanup.
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