US stocks slide on oil and China trading figures
(Close): Wall Street share markets closed down, reversing gains from last week, as oil prices dropped and China reported poor trading figures.
The Dow Jones index lost 110.26 points to 16,963.69 - having added more than 3% over the previous five sessions.
Figures released by the Chinese government showed exports sinking 25.4% and imports dropping 13.8%.
Shares of Caterpillar, the maker of heavy machinery, fell 4%.
US oil fell 4.3% to $36.28 a barrel, while Brent crude dropped 3.4% to $39.45 a barrel.
Shares of Exxon Mobil and Chevron both fell 2.1%.
Urban Outfitters shares shot up 16.1% after it reported stronger than excepted sales of its Free People clothing line.