The Dow Jones Industrial Average is down more than 500 points in early trading on Wall Street.
U.S. stocks opened sharply lower, as global markets shuddered over the arrest of a top Chinese tech executive and a fresh plunge in oil prices.
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The Nasdaq is also down around 125 points while the S&P 500 is down around 50 points.
Investors are concerned over the trade uncertainty between the U.S. and China and concerns over a possible economic slowdown.
The New york Stock Exchange is back open today, a day after being closed on the National Day of Mourning for the funeral of former President George H.W. Bush in Washington, DC.