It started yesterday with an 832-point drop in the Dow...
New York (CNN Business) --- The stock market sell-off isn't letting up.
The Dow swung wildly between gains and losses on Thursday, struggling to rebound from Wednesday's scary sell-off that wiped 832 points off the index. In recent trading, the Dow was down 300 points.
Stock-market carnage has slashed almost 1,600 points from the Dow in a week
Why the US stock slump is hitting global markets hard
Hong Kong (CNN Business) --- A sharp drop in US stocks is causing tremors thousands of miles away in Asia and Europe.
Major share indexes in the United Kingdom, Germany and France fell more than 1% in early trading, following Wednesday's bloodbath in American markets, where the Dow plunged 3.2%.
The steepest losses in global stocks were in Asia, where some regional markets were already struggling. Stocks in Shanghai and Hong Kong entered bear market territory earlier this year.
Shanghai and Tokyo closed down 5.2% and almost 4%, respectively, on Thursday. Hong Kong's market dropped over 3.5%.Beware The 10th Of October! One Of Two Possible Remaining Dates For The Global Reset