The Dow Jones industrial average plunged a record 1,175 points, or 4.6%, on Monday as a sell-off in the stock market gained momentum less than two weeks after the market set record highs.
Stocks are sinking again Thursday, extending a streak of losses that has yanked the market away from record highs.
The selloff has wiped off all its gains since the start of 2018.
The US Dow Jones stock index plunged 4.6 percent Monday, in its biggest one-day percentage loss since 2011.
The tumult started last Friday as investors worried about signs of rising inflation.
Asia shares have also been down sharply.
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