Stocks open lower as worries over weak China trade data loom

New York Stock Exchange
FILE - This Oct. 2, 2014 file photo shows the facade of the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. Pent-up investor demand fueled a jump in Shanghai stocks after Chinese markets reopened Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015, following an extended holiday but other world bourses were lackluster ahead of the release of minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve's latest policy meeting. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are opening slightly lower, breaking a winning streak, as traders worried about weak Chinese trade figures.

Transportation company Ryder sank 7 percent Tuesday after the company cut its earnings forecast.

SABMiller jumped 10 percent in London after the beer maker agreed to a sweetened takeover offer from Anheuser Busch InBev, which makes Budweiser, Corona and Stella Artois.

The Dow Jones industrial average lost 71 points, or 0.4 percent, to 17,060.

The Standard & Poor’s 500 index fell seven points, or 0.4 percent, to 2,009. The Nasdaq composite gave up 20 points, or 0.4 percent, to 4,818.

Bond prices rose. The yield on the 10-year Treasury note fell to 2.06 percent.

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