Stocks, which had surged higher in early trading, did an about face after traders seemed to take...

|By:, SA News Editor

Stocks, which had surged higher in early trading, did an about face after traders seemed to take the surprisingly weak consumer confidence reading to heart. DJIA -0.6% to 8138. S&P -0.5% to 878. Nasdaq +0.1% to 1755. Crude -1.7% to $59.36. Gold -0.4% to $912.30.