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Dow Jones Industrial Average

Last Updated at 20 Sep 2017, 19:25 GMT *Chart shows local time Dow Jones intraday chart
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Top winner and loser

McDonald's Corp.

159.84 +
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+1.53

3M Co.

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Nasdaq Index

6442.57 -
-18.76
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-0.29

S&P 500 Cash Index - Chicago Mercantile Exchange

2504.38 -
-2.27
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-0.09

(Close): US stocks slipped as concerns escalated about Iraq and after disappointing US economic data on retail sales and jobless claims.

The Dow Jones fell 109.6 points to 16,734.1, and the S&P 500 slid 13.78 points to 1,930.1. The Nasdaq fell 34.3 points to 4,297.6.

Commerce Department data showed that US retail sales grew by 0.3% in May, less than analysts' forecasts.

Separate data showed a rise in the number of benefit applications.

The Labor Department said initial claims for unemployment benefits rose by 4,000 in the week to 7 June to a seasonally adjusted 317,000.

Shares of major US airlines fell for a second straight day as oil prices rallied. American Airlines Group fell 4.% and United Continental ended 5.9% down.

Lululemon Athletica 15.9% after the athletic apparel retailer cut its full-year earnings and revenue outlook.