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Wall St ends lower

Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 68.2 points, or 0.4 per cent, to 15,821.5 after U.S. economy data indicates U.S. economy is growing faster than expected, fueling thoughts that Federal Reserve would begin to cut stimulus sooner than speculated.

S&P 500 declined 7.78 points, or 0.4 per cent, to 1,785.03, with telecom shares leading the losses which included all 10 major sectors.

Nasdaq composite lost 4.84 points, or 0.1 per cent at 4,033.16.

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