Stocks end lower on concerns about Europe
By Ben Rooney, CNN
U.S. stocks sold off late Wednesday to end the day lower on concerns about the debt crisis in Europe and falling oil prices.
The Dow Jones industrial average fell 77 points, or 0.6%, to end at 12,496. The S&P 500 fell 9 points, or 0.7%, to 1,315. The Nasdaq slid 24 points, or 0.8%, to 2,818.
Stocks opened lower and drifted between small gains and losses for most of the day as inve ...