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ADVFN III World Daily Markets Bulletin; June 20, 2013.

ADVFN I I I World Daily Markets Bulletin Daily world financial news Thursday, 20 June 2013 US Market Stocks Fall Sharply Amid Lingering Fed Worries Stocks have moved sharply lower in early trading on Thursday, adding to the steep losses posted in the previous session. The major averages have slid firmly into negative territory, with the Dow pulling back below the 15,000 level. The major averages have recently climbed off their lows for the young session but continue to post notable losses. The Dow is down 139.00 points or 0.9 percent at 14,973.19, the Nasdaq is down 32.32 points or 0.9 percent at 3,410.88 and the S&P 500 is down 15.41 points or 1 percent at 1,613.52. The early weakness on Wall Street comes as worries about the outlook for the Federal Reserve's stimulus program continue to weigh on the markets after Chairman Ben Bernanke said the central bank might begin scaling back its asset purchases later this year. Even thou