Lagging shares were Nuvista Energy Ltd., down 10.7 per cent, Uni-Select Inc, down 6.6 per cent, and Bausch Health Companies Inc., lower by 5.3 per cent.
The S&P 500 was up slightly on Thursday afternoon and again close to a record high on the back of gains in Apple, Amazon and Microsoft.
"There is low volatility in the markets as the S&P and Nasdaq are just below all-time record highs, and it seems like markets are complacent right now", said Tom White, chief market strategist at TradeWise Advisors, in Chicago, Illinois. The S&P technology index .SPLRCT fell 1 percent, with Intel down 2.8 percent after Goldman Sachs downgraded the stock to "sell". Nasdaq Composite futures have dropped 0.6%.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average index slid 245 points, or nearly two percent, during early trading hours on Wall Street.
The producer's price index remained unchanged in July, while economists polled by Reuters expected a gain of 0.2 percent.
Citigroup, the most global of the major US banks, fell 2.3 percent.
Shares in trade-sensitive companies fell.
Entering Thursday's session, the S&P 500 was just half a percent away from reaching 2872.87, a record high set on January 26.
US stocks closed mixed on Thursday as investors digested a batch of key economic data and corporate earnings reports. The number of Tesla shares sold short rebounded and are now higher than before Chief Executive Elon Musk on Tuesday proposed taking the electric vehicle maker private, according to data from financial technology and analytics firm S3 Partners.
The S&P 500 posted 26 new 52-week highs and three new lows; the Nasdaq Composite recorded 97 new highs and 68 new lows. Meanwhile, newly announced USA sanctions against Russian Federation added to the turmoil.
The Nasdaq added 27.09 points, or 0.3 per cent.
"The Dow's positive momentum keeps fading according to technical readings in the daily chart, but by no means indicates an upcoming bearish continuation, as the index holds well above all of its moving averages, and with the 20 DMA maintaining its bullish stance".
The only place in Europe where it is still legal is Belarus, which has a sizeable Catholic minority of about 7% of the population. Still, she said, it would be inappropriate for a governor to block all death row penalty cases based on his or her faith.
In successive transfer windows, the Merseyside club has broken the world transfer fee record for both a goalkeeper and a defender. Asked if there was good competition between him and Jimenez, Bonatini said: "Yes, we are all here to help each other".
It's hard to tell who instigated the violence, but it appears to be the workers at the nail salon who are dealing the most force. Immigration and Customs Enforcement)?" implying that the salon's Asian employees might be undocumented immigrants.
These solar outbursts are poorly understood, but have the potential to wipe out power to millions of people. Sunday, momentarily turning night into day in a spectacle visible for miles along the Florida coast.
The campaign invasion feature will, of course, be optional - but if you want the added challenge of other players, you'll have it. Bethesda and id Software have given a first glimpse at the Doom sequel in action and revealed a Dark Souls style invasion option.
The dollar index, which measures the greenback against six major peers, fell 0.15 percent to 95.217 at 3:00 p.m. (2000 GMT). While some sanctions started from August 6, others, most notably in the petroleum sector, will be applied from November 4.
In 2014, a shooting in Moncton, New Brunswick left three Royal Canadian Mounted Police officers dead and two wounded. New Brunswick had three homicide shootings in the entire year of 2016, according to Statistics Canada .
Most cases of West Nile virus infection were registered in Dolj (5), Olt (4), Iasi (4), Braila (2), and Ilfov (2) counties. In addition to human cases, one horse, 10 birds and 34 mosquito pools have also tested positive for WNV.
Both the NY police and the Queens district attorney's office said Friday the case remained under investigation. According to NBC New York , Szabo had knocked on Jones' auto window, mistaking the vehicle for his Uber ride.
Donald Trump sparked outrage last year by repeatedly condemning "both sides" for the violence last year in Charlottesville. Parks Police sergeant who held a hand-painted sign that read "No Nazis, no KKK, no racists, no way".
Apple , Google and Spotify have all taken action against InfoWars over the past few weeks over concerns about its extreme content. In an apparent reference to other tech companies, he added that Twitter would not "succumb and simply react to outside pressure".
China's latest tariff threat brings clothing into the fray
Kudlow cited state subsidies and forced technology transfers as behaviours that the Trump administration wants China to end. If China follows through on the threat, almost 90% of all United States goods heading to China will be subject to tariffs.
Musk looking to privatise Tesla
Tesla CEO Elon Musk , in true Elon Musk fashion, took to Twitter to think out loud about his electric vehicle business. Tesla's shares jumped as high as US$371.15 in afternoon trading before trading was halted .