Updated from 4:53 p.m. EST
Smartphone makers took a beating along with the rest of the
, which had enjoyed a brief rally following its debut of the
in Las Vegas, got slapped by investors Wednesday, falling 15.1% to $5.29.
Research In Motion
suffered slightly less, falling 2.5% to $45.10.
closed down 2.7% to $85.33 before shares were halted pending CEO Steve Jobs' announcement that he will take medical leave until June.
was down 5.7% to $13.49, and beleaguered
was slipping 4.9% to $4.11.
This article was written by a staff member of TheStreet.com.