Stock market live blog: Tech stocks weigh on S&P 500; Russell 2000, Nasdaq off …

The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite Index



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COMP



underperformed other major indexes, down 1.5%, compared to 0.7% declines on the SP 500 Index



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SPX



and the Dow Jones Industrial Index



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DJIA



.

Those tech losses were apparent in the biggest decliners on the SP 500. Leading the index lower were shares of First Solar Inc.



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FSLR



, Salesforce.com Inc.



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CRM



, TripAdvisor Inc.



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TRIP



, Netflix Inc



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NFLX



., and Facebook Inc.



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FB



At last check:

FSLR: down 6.5%

CRM: down 5.1%

TRIP: down 5%

NFLX: down 3.7%

FB: down 3.6%

Momentum stocks were being hit hard especially.

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