There were 115 decliners
that edged out 96 advancers while 47 stocks were unchanged.
There were 98 advancers that edged out 85 decliners
, while 44 stocks were unchanged.
There were 127 decliners
that overwhelmed 64 advancers while 48 stocks were unchanged.
include Townsquare Media, off 4.4% to $5.48, and Entravision, down 3.6% to $3.32.
outpaced gainers, 136 to 70, while 43 issues were unchanged.
One-quarter of participants were classified as [FEV.sub.1] rapid decliners
, defined by an [FEV.sub.1] decrease of at least 1.9% per year.
Energy stocks were among the biggest decliners
as the price of oil fell.
included the electricity and gas, pulp and paper, and air transport sectors.
The biggest decliners
of the S&P 500 include Southwestern Energy (NYSE:SWN), down 4.59 percent, and Huntington Bancshares (NASDAQ:HBAN), down 3.82 percent.
A look at pool and spa industry stocks shows General Electric (+1.29) as the leading gainer on the NYSE, while Water Pik Technologies (-2.28) led decliners
. On the NASDAQ, Fiberstars Inc.
Gainers significantly outpaced decliners
in the 94 categories tracked by HFN; only 13 categories declined and seven remained flat.
There were 109 decliners
that edged out 93 advancers, while 39 stocks were unchanged.