Stocks slump as Hurricane Irma bears down on Caribbean

Stocks (^DJI^GSPC, ^IXIC) are mixed to down at the midday mark, with the energy (XLE) sector the most in the red, while financials (XLF) are the most in the green. Keith Bliss of Cuttone & Co. joins us live from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

To discuss the other big stories of the day, Alexis Christoforous is joined by Yahoo Finance Editor-in-Chief Andy Serwer, as well as Yahoo Finance’s Myles Udland and Dan Howley. Alexis also interviews Will Rhind, CEO of GraniteShares.