BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Gap, Honeywell, Tyson Foods

Fri Oct 7, 2016 1:41pm EDT
 
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U.S. stocks fell on Friday after weaker-than-expected September jobs report had little effect on the prospects of an interest rate hike by the year end.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.22 percent at 18,228.58, the S&P 500 was down 0.39 percent at 2,152.35 and the Nasdaq Composite was down 0.65 percent to 5,272.22.

** GAP INC, $26.135, +14.73 pct

The Banana Republic and Old Navy owner reported a lower-than-expected fall in comparable sales for September, helped by higher demand for its Old Navy Global brand.

** HONEYWELL INTERNATIONAL INC, $105.87, -8.42 pct

The aero parts supplier trimmed the upper end of its sales and profit forecast for the year.   Continued...