Mayhem on Wall St | FT Alphaville

Mayhem on Wall St

Dow cracks, mends, partially

Okay. Fast moving situation. The Dow Jones dropped below 10k a few moments ago.  Now off 500 points.

This isn’t just contagion from Europe.

We have unconfirmed details of a fat finger or technical screw up involving Procter & Gamble, which took the price down 30 per cent momentarily.