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US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St ends lower as coronavirus fears grow

NEW YORK, March 6 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks fell on Friday as fears of economic damage from the spread of the coronavirus intensified, though Wall Street's major indexes ended well above their session lows

The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 256.23 points, or 0.98%, to 25,865.05, the S&P 500 lost 51.54 points, or 1.70%, to 2,972.4 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 162.98 points, or 1.87%, to 8,575.62. (Reporting by April Joyner Editing by Alistair Bell)