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(RTTNews) - The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filed proposed rules on Tuesday, under which stock exchanges would pause trading in certain individual stocks if the price swings 10% or more in a five-minute period. The move is aimed at avoiding market disruptions like the one on May 6, when the Dow Jones Industrial Average plummeted nearly 1,000 points and briefly erased about $1 trillion in value, before it rebounded within a few minutes.