The stock market never overcame the basic-materials anchor tied to it by disappointing earnings...

|By:, SA News Editor

The stock market never overcame the basic-materials anchor tied to it by disappointing earnings from Alcoa (AA). In mostly sideways trading in the afternoon, the Dow looked less bad than other indexes. DJIA closes -0.35% (-37.18) to 10,626.81; S&P 500 -0.9% (-10.77) to 1,136.21; Nasdaq -1.3% (-30.10) to 2,282.31. Crude -2.1% to $80.80. Gold -2% to $1,127.20.