Meanwhile, a top trade negotiator for South Korea said Monday that the nation has agreed to further open its auto market to the United States as the two countries prepare to amend their 6-year-old trade agreement. Tuesday represented the biggest one-day percentage decline for both the Dow and the Nasdaq since February 8, but only the biggest for the S&P since Friday. The last signal was a buy 1 period (s) ago. The S&P 500 sank 46 points, or 1.7%, to 2,613.
USA stocks closed sharply lower on Tuesday, erasing earlier gains, as a decline in the broader tech sector brought the major averages down.
The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 7 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,666 as of 10 a.m.
The Cboe Volatility Index (VIX - 22.50) finished 1.5 points, or 7%, higher.
Financial stocks surged as bond yields rose.
Facebook, whose shares have been hard hit recently amid heightened government scrutiny into the social media giant's collection of private user data, also declined, sliding another $7.84, or 4.9 percent, to $152.22.
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Technology companies recouped some of the sector's big losses last week. When bond yields decline it can bring down interest rates on mortgages and other loans, making them less profitable for banks. General Electric was the only laggard in the Dow, down around 1 percent.
The Nasdaq added 227.88 points, or 3.3 percent, to 7,220.54. That announcement followed a news report indicating that US officials have submitted a list of market-opening requests. The Federal Trade Commission on Monday announced it is investigating the company after reports that Cambridge Analytica abused the information of 50 million users.
May-dated crude futures gave back 30 cents, or 0.5%, to end at $65.25 per barrel. Wholesale gasoline was little changed at $2.01 a gallon.
Gold rose $5.10 to $1,355 an ounce. The euro fell to $1.2402 from $1.2455.
In Europe, Germany's DAX fell 0.8 percent, while France's CAC-40 lost 0.6 percent. Hong Kong's Hang Seng added 0.8 percent.
In local currency terms, the UK's FTSE 100 remains the worst performing European index year-to-date, down 10.4%.
In Asia, Japan's benchmark Nikkei 225 gained 2.7 percent.