Stocks slump after February jobs news
Unemployment rate falls to 8.9 percent, nearly a two-year low, as US adds 192,000 jobs.
Stocks slumped despite news of strong gains in February job a day after the blue-chip index soared on solid economic news and falling oil prices.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell less than 10 points a day after the market rose more than 1.5 percent in the wake of a robust report on jobless claims.
Among Dow components, Boeing , DuPont,]and Hewlett-Packard led decliners, while Intel and Merck gained.
The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq also fell. The CBOE Volatility Index, widely considered the best gauge of fear in the market, fell below 19.