NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 08: A ticker is seen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange moments after the closing bell on August 8, 2011 in New York City. The Dow finished down more than 600 points ... more 
NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 08: A ticker is seen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange moments after the closing bell on August 8, 2011 in New York City. The Dow finished down more than 600 points after Standard and Poor's downgraded the U.S. credit rating to close at 10,809.85. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) less 
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