JITTERS: Dow Plunges Amid Mounting Worries Over Syria; VIX Spikes 10%Submitted by emalvini on Tue, 08/27/2013 - 09:59
JITTERS: Dow Plunges Amid Mounting Worries Over Syria; VIX Spikes 10%
Published: Tuesday, 27 Aug 2013 | 9:47 AM ET By: JeeYeon Park | CNBC.com Stock Market Writer
Stocks tumbled at the open Tuesday, with all key S&P sectors in the red, amid building worries over potential U.S. military action in Syria.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel told the BBC the U.S. military is "ready to go" if President Barack Obama orders action over a chemical weapons attack in Syria.
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