[BRIEFING.COM] The S&P 500 trades lower by 0.5% with one hour remaining in the session. The benchmark index is on course to register its third consecutive decline, while widening this week's loss to 1.3%. The Dow and Nasdaq have had a comparable showing with respective week-to-date declines of 1.2% and 1.5%, while the Russell 2000 has been unable to keep up. The small-cap index has given up 0.9% today and is down 2.3% for the week.

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