You know the numbers by now: the Dow down 7.6 percent, below 8,600. But if you want an idea of how bad things got for the local economy yesterday, consider this: The PMI Group, the 12th largest publicly traded company in the East Bay and the second-largest mortgage insurer in the country, lost almost 40 percent of its value in one hour. No one was spared. Find out how bad it was after the jump.
Chevron: down 12.45 percent.
Safeway: down 5.91 percent.
Synnex: down 7.49 percent.
Ross Stores: down 8.59 percent
Longs Drug Stores: down 3.84 percent.
Clorox: down 3.92 percent
Lam Research: down 3.86 percent.
UTStarcom: down 4.44 percent.
Pacer International: down 4.24 percent.
Central Garden and Pet: down 8.45 percent.
Bio-Rad Laboratories: down 2.59 percent.
PMI Group: down 39.10 percent.
Cost Plus: down 4.66 percent.
Sybase: down 0.27 percent.