Market recap: Stocks slipped after a soft economic growth outlook from the IMF put investors on...

|By:, SA News Editor
Market recap: Stocks slipped after a soft economic growth outlook from the IMF put investors on the defensive as the corporate earnings season kicks off. The S&P has been mired in the 1,440-1,460 range for three weeks, perhaps a sign of a tiring market. Crude oil climbed on escalating Middle East tension, overshadowing the IMF forecast. NYSE losers led winners nearly four to one.