Stocks Hit As Ukraine Situation Worsens

Stocks Hit As Ukraine Situation Worsens
(New York, NY) -- Stocks are sharply lower as the situation in Ukraine worsens. The Dow is down more than 200 points in afternoon trading on Wall Street. The Nasdaq and S&P 500 are both down about one percent. Investors are rattled by turmoil in Ukraine despite a new report showing February, U.S. manufacturing had its strongest monthly gain since May of 2010.