MARKET PULSE-Aeterna Zentaris, Tower, Magnum Hunter, Omeros, CEDC

Fri Dec 28, 2012 11:34am EST
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Dec 28 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks on the move on Friday:

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U.S. stocks fell at the open as President Barack Obama and top lawmakers planned to make a last-ditch attempt at a budget deal to prevent the United States from going over the "fiscal cliff." The Dow Jones industrial average was down 0.58 percent, the Standard & Poor's 500 Index down 0.63 percent and the Nasdaq Composite Index down 0.67 percent.

** AETERNA ZENTARIS INC, $2.45, up 13 pct (0940 ET)

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