Stocks fell on Tuesday, giving back some of the sharp gains made in the previous session, as wild market swings continued to keep Wall Street on edge.
The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 121 points. Microsoft and Intel were the biggest decliners on the Dow, falling 0.9 percent and 0.7 percent, respectively.
The S&P 500 pulled back 0.5 percent, with energy as the worst-performing sector. The Nasdaq composite declined 0.3 percent.
On Monday, the major indexes closed sharply higher. The Dow jumped 410 points, while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq both popped more than 1 percent.