Los Angeles Business Journal

Stocks Plunge

Friday, October 19, 2012

In Friday trading, the Dow Jones industrial average closed down 205 points, or 1.5 percent, to 13,344.

The Nasdaq dropped 67 points, or 2 percent, to 3,005.

The S&P 500 fell 24 points, or nearly 2 percent, to 1,433.

The LABJ Stock Index fell 2 points, or 1.5 percent, to 139.