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Dow sheds 540 points as yields hit 2-year high

Financial stocks fall after Goldman misses earnings expecrations

U.S. stock indexes fell Tuesday and bond yields hit two-year highs as investors were disheartened by the prospects of faster rate hikes.   © Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) -- Wall Street's main indexes fell sharply on Tuesday as weak results from Goldman Sachs weighed on financial stocks and tech shares continued their sell-off to start the year as U.S. Treasury yields rose to milestones.

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