Stocks dip in afternoon trade

Stocks lost ground in afternoon trade on Thursday, after churning for most of the session. Investors refocused on the recession that has delivered a slew of sour economic reports and has chipped away at global demand for oil.img src=”http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/rss/money_news_economy/~4/ibYKn46zrvY” height=”1″ width=”1″/