The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

Five-day forecast

Remove this weather forecast

Tonight

Lo37° Partly Cloudy

Saturday

Hi64° Slight Chc Showers

Saturday Night

Lo42° Partly Cloudy

Sunday

Hi66° Increasing Clouds

Sunday Night

Lo47° Mostly Cloudy

Monday

Hi68° Cloudy

Monday Night

Lo48° Chance Showers

Tuesday

Hi62° Chance Showers

Tuesday Night

Lo41° Mostly Cloudy

Wednesday

Hi61° Partly Sunny

Wall Street

Send to Kindle
Print This

NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market had its worst day of the year so far, extending a January slump. Stocks dropped Monday as falling oil prices pushed down energy stocks. The prospect of the Federal Reserve further cutting back on its economic stimulus also weighed on the market.

Stocks are falling back this year after exceptional gains pushed the market to record levels in 2013. Investors’ confidence that the economy was recovering was jolted Friday by a weak employment report that showed far fewer jobs were added in December than economists had forecast.

View my optionsorSign in