Stocks of small companies, especially, are being sold, and overall, stocks are falling
Dow falls 139 points and S&P drops 0.9 percent. Investors wait for direction from Friday's employment numbers.
US technology stocks were the biggest losers as the Nasdaq lost 1.4 percent. The Dow stock index fell nearly 80 points and lost 0.7 percent.
Back in 2000, The New York Times asked 10 stock experts for their buy-and-hold picks for 2010. Here's a look at how they fared.