Editor's Note: Any reference to TheStreet Ratings and its underlying recommendation does not reflect the opinion of TheStreet, Inc. or any of its contributors including Jim Cramer or Stephanie Link. The Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) is trading down 160.0 points (-1.1%) at 14,973 as of Thursday, Oct 3, 2013, 12:30 p.m. ET. During this time, 173.6 million shares of the 30 Dow components have changed hands vs. an average daily trading volume of 364.4 million. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 410 issues advancing vs. 2,541 declining with 74 unchanged.
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