The Dow industrials fell 70 points, or 0.2%, to end at 36,054, while the S&P 500 finished 0.4% lower and the Nasd The Dow industrials dropped 70 points or 0.2% to 36,054. The S&P 500 ended 0.4% lower, while the Nasdaq composite HTML ADP, a paycheck company, reported on Wednesday that U.S. companies created 103,000 new positions in November. This is Investors will be watching the jobless claims on Thursday before examining the official data, which is widely watched, on nonfarm wages, payrolls and unemployment