Nasdaq Staggers to Six-Year Low

Worries about earnings and the sluggish economic recovery again dragged the markets lower, with the tech-heavy index especially hard-hit

Stocks ended lower in a broad sell-off Monday -- with the tech-laden Nasdaq index closing below the 1,200 mark for the first time in six years -- as negative outlooks for corporate earnings mixed with fresh data that pointed to a sluggish economic recovery.

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