How the Dow Jones industrial average fared on Tuesday

Stocks closed broadly lower Tuesday, more than erasing the previous day’s gain.

A batch of disappointing company earnings reports sparked the sell-off. Health care companies led the retreat. Materials and technology companies also fell. Energy stocks slumped as crude oil prices declined.

On Tuesday:

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 200.38 points, or 1.1 per cent, to 18,128.66.

The Standard & Poor’s 500 index lost 26.93 points, or 1.2 per cent, to 2,136.73.

The Nasdaq composite dropped 81.89 points, or 1.5 per cent, to 5,246.79.

For the week:

The Dow is down 111.83 points, or 0.6 per cent.

The S&P 500 is down 17.01 points, or 0.8 per cent.

The Nasdaq is down 45.62 points, or 0.9 per cent.

For the year:

The Dow is up 703.63 points, or 4.0 per cent.

The S&P 500 is up 92.79 points, or 4.5 per cent.

The Nasdaq is up 239.38 points, or 4.8 per cent.