The following are the top ten worst day of losses for the Dow Jones industrial average. From left to right are rank, date, points down and percentage down:

1 — 9/17/01: -684.81 points, -7.13 percent

2 — 4/14/00: -617.78, -5.66

3 — 10/27/97: -554.26, -7.18

4 — 8/31/98: -512.61, -6.37

5 — 10/19/87: -508.00, -22.61

6 — 3/12/01: -436.37, -4.10

7 — 2/27/07: -416.02, -3.30

8 — 7/19/02: -390.23, -4.64

9 — 9/20/01: -382.92, -4.37

10 — 10/12/00: -379.21, -3.63