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Stocks drop as investors mull Trump government shutdown comments

Stocks (^DJI^GSPC^IXIC) are down at the midday mark, with the consumer discretionary (XLY) and industrial (XLI) sectors down the most, while real estate (XLRE) and energy (XLE) are the most in the green. Keith Bliss of Cuttone & Co. joins us live from the New York Stock Exchange. To discuss the other big stories of the day, Melody Hahm is joined by Yahoo Finance Editor-in-Chief Andy Serwer and Yahoo Finance’s Dan Roberts.

Today on Midday Movers, we discuss:

  • Apple (AAPL) shelves its self-driving car project
  • Stocks in reverse after Trump speech
  • How Q3 GDP is shaping up
  • Shares of world’s largest ad company (WPP) plummet
  • CSX (CSX) trains are late and food is rotting
  • ESPN (DIS) pulls announcer Robert Lee from UVA game