Dow Falls 101 on Consumer Data Industrial stocks hit hard by flagging confidence By Nick McMaster, Newser Staff Posted Feb 23, 2010 3:11 PM CST 3 comments Comments In this Jan. 25, 2010, file photo, traders John Panin, left, and Bobby Gray work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, file) (Newser) – A big drop in the Conference Board's consumer confidence index knocked stocks for a loop today, leading to broad declines for industrial and commodity-related stocks, the Wall Street Journal reports. The Dow fell 101 points to close at 10,282. The Nasdaq dropped 29 points, settling at 2,213. The S&P 500 lost 13 points, closing at 1,095.