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) closed down 318.0 points (-2%) at 15,879. During the day, 543 million shares of the 30 Dow components have changed hands vs. an average daily trading volume of 357.6 million. The NYSE advances/declines ratio closed at 412 issues advancing vs. 2,664 declining with 110 unchanged.
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