The Dow is now down over 200 points for the day. Without a big rally, this will be the 30th triple digit move of the Dow this year. The prior record over the same period was 24 triple digit moves, set in 2000.
Volatility continues to play as the CBOE Volatility Index , also known as the "Investor Fear Gauge" is again over 30. Values above 30 represent high volatility and investor uncertainty.
Volatility between New Years - March 14:
It is also the 25th daily move of +/- 1% of the Dow.
Helping pull the Dow down today are: