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Feb 7 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks on the move on Thursday:
WALL ST FLAT AFTER CLAIMS DATA, RETAILERS' SALES
Stocks were little changed on Thursday after data showed modest improvement in the labor market and retailers posted mixed monthly sales. Weekly initial jobless claims dipped last week, with the four-week moving average falling to its lowest level since March 2008, signaling the economy continues to recover slowly. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 13.90 points, or 0.10 percent, to 13,972.62. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index dropped 0.43 points, or 0.03 percent, to 1,511.69. The Nasdaq Composite Index dropped 3.04 points, or 0.10 percent, to 3,165.43.
** APPLE INC, $457.75, up 0.7 pct (1000 ET)
Fund manager David Einhorn's Greenlight Capital sued the iPhone maker, saying it needed to do more to unlock value for shareholders. Greenlight said it was "dissatisfied with Apple's capital allocation strategy."