Stocks end a wobbly day mostly lower

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NEW YORK (AP) Stocks ended a wobbly day of trading mostly lower Thursday as a three-day winning streak stalled.

Facebook led losses among communications companies Thursday with a 1.8 percent drop after the New York Times reported that its data-sharing practices are now under criminal investigation.

Health care stocks fell. Pfizer gave up 2 percent.

Dollar General slumped 7.5 percent after reporting weak results.

Tailored Brands, which owns Men's Wearhouse, plunged 25 percent after giving investors a surprisingly weak first-quarter forecast.

The S&P 500 slipped 2 points, or 0.1 percent, to 2,808.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average edged up 7 points, less than 0.1 percent, to 25,709.

The Nasdaq fell 12 points, or 0.2 percent, to 7,630.

Bond prices fell.

The yield on the 10-year Treasury rose to 2.62 percent.