US stock market slips in early trading following best day in 5

NEW YORK, N.Y. – U.S. stocks are opening slightly lower a day after the market notched its best performance in five weeks.The Dow Jones industrial average fell 83 points, or 0.5 per cent, to 17,812 as of 9:33 am. Eastern time Friday.The Standard & Poor’s 500 index fell seven points, or 0.4 per cent, to 2,058. The Nasdaq composite fell 11 points, or 0.2 per cent, to 4,882.All 10 industry groups in the S&P 500 index fell. Stocks of utility companies declined the most.Bonds barely moved. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note stood at 2.12 per cent, the same as late Thursday. US stock market slips in early trading following best day in 5 weeks by The Associated Press Posted Mar 13, 2015 7:42 am MDT AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to RedditRedditShare to 電子郵件Email read more

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