The markets hit new highs for the day in the half-hour before close, but couldn't hold on. At...

|By:, SA News Editor

The markets hit new highs for the day in the half-hour before close, but couldn't hold on. At close, Dow -1.49% to 8451.19. S&P -1.17% to 899.25. Nasdaq +0.27% to 1649.51.