BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-AOL, Boeing, Ebix, Neuroderm
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U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday in choppy trading, extending losses a day after Wall Street suffered its biggest drop since early October as data showed the pace of growth in the U.S. economy had slowed. The Dow Jones industrial average was down 0.76 percent at 17,368.59, the S&P 500 was down 0.78 percent at 2,004.83 and the Nasdaq Composite was down 9.25 points, or 0.2 percent, to 4,643.32.
** BOEING CO, $127.76, -1.00 pct
The aircraft maker said it delivered 195 commercial airplanes in the fourth quarter and 723 planes in the whole of 2014. Boeing had delivered 186 planes in the third quarter.
** AOL INC, $46.24, +3.35 pct
The digital media company was approached by Verizon Communications Inc about potential acquisition or joint venture to expand its mobile-video offerings, Bloomberg reported. Verizon has not made a formal proposal to AOL, and no agreement is imminent, Bloomberg added, citing people who asked not to be named.
** NEURODERM LTD, $15.03, +10.11 pct Continued...