The stock market retreated this week, showing signs of doubt about its recent advance.

For the week, the

Dow Jones Industrial Average

fell 3.6%, which was its

worst weekly showing

since the first week in March. The

S&P 500

finished down 5%, and the

Nasdaq Composite

gave up 3.4%.

The market

absorbed some mixed economic data, showing inflation higher than expected but consumer sentiment improving.

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