Stocks slipped Tuesday after several U.S. companies delivered disappointing results and forecasts. Energy companies followed the price of crude oil lower.

Stocks slipped Tuesday after several U.S. companies delivered disappointing results and forecasts. Energy companies followed the price of crude oil lower.

For the day:

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 41.62 points, or 0.2 percent, to 17,581.43.

The Standard & Poor's 500 index lost 5.29 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,065.89.

The Nasdaq Composite index dipped 4.56 points, or 0.1 percent, to 5,030.15.

For the week:

The Dow Jones industrial average is down 65.27 points, or 0.4 percent.

The S&P 500 has lost 9.26 points, or 0.5 percent.

The Nasdaq is down 1.72 points, or less than 0.1 percent.

For the year:

The Dow is down 241.64 points, or 1.4 percent.

The S&P is up 6.99 points, or 0.3 percent.

The Nasdaq is up 294.09 points, or 6.2 percent.