BUZZ-U.S. Stocks on the Move-Baxano, Virgin America, Fibrogen, Abengoa, SkyPeople, Movado
(T(For faster updates on individual market-movers, Eikon users please use search string "STXBZ US"; for the Day Ahead newsletter, link.reuters.com/mex49s; for the Morning News Call newsletter, link.reuters.com/nex49s) U.S. stocks were little changed on Friday, with the Dow and S&P 500 near record highs as investors assessed the impact of oil prices on the economy.
The Dow Jones industrial average was down 0.08 percent at 17,639.22, the S&P 500 was down 0.02 percent at 2,038.97 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.03 percent at 4,681.498.
** BAXANO SURGICAL, $0.027, -54.85 pct
The stock continued its drop from Thursday when the medical device maker filed for bankruptcy protection to facilitate a going concern sale of its minimally invasive products. The company also said it would end its Nasdaq listing on Nov. 24.
** VIRGIN AMERICA INC, $29.4957, +28.24 pct
The low-cost airline, partly owned by Richard Branson, soared almost 30 percent in their market debut, underscoring the buoyant mood in an industry that is emerging from a long spell of turbulence.
** FIBROGEN INC, $22.07, +22.61 pct Continued...