The Dow crosses 100 points down and the S&P 500 legs down to -1.2% as volatility rises and...

|By:, SA News Editor

The Dow crosses 100 points down and the S&P 500 legs down to -1.2% as volatility rises and Japanese ADRs are among those leading consumer cyclicals lower: Sony (SNE) -7.8%, Makita (MKTAY) -6.6%, Toyota (TM) -5.5%. Mild gains for precious metals are fading (gold +0.2% to $1,424; silver +0.3%), but: platinum -1.1%. Crude -1.5% to $99.65.