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Markets Now: Dow Tumbles 275 Points as Earnings Aren't Enough

Want to know why the Dow Jones Industrial Average and other major indexes are doing what they're doing? 3:20 p.m. Even a better-than-expected quarter  from General Electric (GE) couldn't lift the market from its funk. The Dow Jones Industrial Average has lost 275.32 points, or 1.1%, to 24389.57, while the S&P 500 has slipped 31.13 points, or 1.2%, to 2662, and the Nasdaq Composite tumbled 111.24 points, or 1.5%, to 7126.82.