BUZZ-U.S. Stocks on the Move-Neuroderm, Landmark, Pandora, ZaZa Energy
(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 hovered near the unchanged mark at the midpoint of the session 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 0.13 percent at 17,629.81, the S&P 500 was down 0.04 percent at 2,038.61 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.11 percent at 4,685.057.
** BAXANO SURGICAL, $0.0265, -55.69 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, $30.605, +33.07 pct
The low-cost airline, partly owned by Richard Branson, soared more than 30 percent in their market debut, underscoring the buoyant mood in an industry that is emerging from a long spell of turbulence.
** MOVADO GROUP INC, $26.88, -30.20 pct Continued...