Stocks close lower, log October gains


Stocks closed lower Thursday, finishing out a strong October, as investors digested the possibility the Federal Reserve may taper asset purchases earlier than expected. The Dow fell 73.01 points, or 0.5%, to close at 15,545.75, for an October gain of 2.8%.

The RBR Radio Index was down 2.242, or .3%, to 770.599.

The TVBR Television Index was up 6.689, or .8%, to 821.439.

Emmis, up 3.8%
Entravision, up 3.0%
Nexstar, up 2.0%

SBS, down 3.7%
Entercom, down 2.7%
Radio One, down 2.0%