Gold Price Analysis – US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St slides on inflation worries; ADP jobs beat sparks taper fears
Oct 6 (Reuters) – Wall Street’s main indexes opened lower on Wednesday after soaring oil prices fed into fears of higher inflation, while a survey showing a strong rise in private jobs last month fueled concerns of a sooner-than-expected easing of monetary stimulus.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 115.71 points, or 0.34%, at the open to 34,198.96.
The S&P 500 opened lower by 26.15 points, or 0.60%, at 4,319.57, while the Nasdaq Composite dropped 144.38 points, or 1.00%, to 14,289.45 at the opening bell. (Reporting by Shreyashi Sanyal in Bengaluru; Editing by Maju Samuel)