The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite Index
underperformed other major indexes, down 1.5%, compared to 0.7% declines on the SP 500 Index
and the Dow Jones Industrial Index
Those tech losses were apparent in the biggest decliners on the SP 500. Leading the index lower were shares of First Solar Inc.
, Salesforce.com Inc.
, TripAdvisor Inc.
, Netflix Inc
., and Facebook Inc.
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.