Obama in, Dow down

THE election of Barack Obama as the new US president may have sparked fresh optimism in the United States, however the mood on Wall Street was distinctly downbeat, while the Aussie market was quick to follow the trend.

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The Dow Jones Industrial Average shed 486.01 points to close 5.05% lower on 9139.27, as concerns over the state of the world economy continue to mount.

Meanwhile, the Nasdaq was down more than 5.

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