BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Energy and gold stocks, Weight Watchers
(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) Wall Street began the last trading week of the year in the red, dragged down by energy stocks, as oil prices resumed a slide brought on by a global oversupply. The Dow Jones industrial average was down 0.55 percent at 17,455.59, the S&P 500 was down 0.67 percent at 2,047.26 and the Nasdaq Composite was down 0.74 percent at 5,011.03.
** ANGLOGOLD ASHANTI LTD, $7.19, -3.75 pct
** BARRICK GOLD CORP, $7.515, -3.90 pct
** SILVER STANDARD RESOURCES INC, $5.2, -3.88 pct
** GOLDCORP INC, $11.74, -3.45 pct
Gold and silver miners' U.S.-listed shares were down as prices of precious metals fell.
** CONOCOPHILLIPS, $47.08, -3.11 pct Continued...