MARKET PULSE-Hilton, Faceboook, Genvec, Cisco, ARC Group, Zale
(For more market insights, including options activity, click on ; for the Day Ahead newsletter link.reuters.com/mex49s; for the Morning News Call newsletter, link.reuters.com/nex49s) U.S. stocks fell for a third day on Thursday amid uncertainty over how soon the Federal Reserve will trim its market-friendly stimulus program. The Dow Jones industrial average was down 0.63 percent at 15,743.25, the S&P 500 was down 0.32 percent at 1,776.6 and the Nasdaq Composite was down 0.05 percent at 4,001.9.
** HILTON WORLDWIDE INC, $21.6, +8.00 pct
** BLACKSTONE GROUP LP, $28.94, -0.72 pct
Shares of Hilton, the world's largest hotel operator, rose 7 percent in their New York Stock Exchange debut on Thursday.
The shares opened at $21.30 after Blackstone raised more than $2.3 billion in the year's second-biggest IPO.
** FACEBOOK INC, $51.41, +4.11 pct
** WILLIAMS COS, $34.22, -0.35 pct Continued...