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Stock Market Takes Dive As Investors Fret Over Possible Trade War


Wall Street shares ran for the hills on Monday as investors fled technology stocks amid trade war worries. Key indexes traded below their 200-day moving averages and the S&P 500 closed below that pivotal technical level for the first time since the 2016 Brexit vote. The first trading day of the second quarter began with a broad selloff concentrated in the technology and consumer discretionary sectors.

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