Stock Market Falls as Dow, S&P 500 Start June With Losses

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U.S. stock indexes retreated, suggesting stocks may start June with losses after capping a volatile trading month.

The S&P 500 fell 1.3% Wednesday, with all three major U.S. indexes handing back early gains. The Dow Jones Industrial Average was off 1.1%, while the technology-focused Nasdaq Composite dropped 1.1%. Ten of the S&P 500’s 11 sectors were recently in the red, led by financials.