The Dow closed down -78.48 (-0.60%) at 13,046.14. The Nasdaq, S&P 500 and Russell 2000 all closed down today.
Eight of the thirty Dow stocks closed up today and included PG (+0.48%), INTC, KO, AXP, IBM, MSFT, WMT and DIS.
The top Dow stock losers were AA (-2.53%), CVX, CAT, BAC and HPQ.
McDonalds (MCD) said Chief Executive Jim Skinner is retiring after more than seven years running the company.
The number of Americans filing for unemployment hit a 4-year low.
Tomorrow before the open, notable stocks expected to report earnings include CIS, DRI, and KBH.