Disappointingly weak jobs data sent the markets tumbling during the midday with the Dow dropping 83 points to 14,522. Nasdaq fell 31 points to 3193.
On the upside
EnergySolutions (NYSE: ES) amended its acquisition agreement to receive a higher price of $4.15 per share in cash from Energy Capital Partners II.
A Seeking Alpha contributor wrote that Glu Mobile (Nasdaq: GLUU) could eek out a profit for the first quarter.
On the downside
Renewed concerns about Apple's (Nasdaq: APPL) upcoming iRadio sent shares of Pandora Media (NYSE: P) tumbling.
Saba Software (Nasdaq: SABA) warned that it would be delisted from Nasdaq for failing to comply with financial filing requirements.
In the broad market, declining issues outpaced advancers by a margin of nearly 5 to 3 on the NYSE and by nearly 2 to 1 on Nasdaq. The broader S&P 500 index fell 13 points to 1546.