MARKET PULSE-McDonald's, Enteromedics, Oncolytics, Tranzyme

Fri Feb 8, 2013 9:59am EST
 
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Feb 8 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks on the move on Friday:

WALL ST OPENS MODESTLY HIGHER AFTER DATA

Stocks opened slightly higher after a trio of positive economic data points, and further gains were expected to be modest with the benchmark S&P index near five-year highs. The Dow Jones industrial average was up 18.97 points, or 0.14 percent, at 13,963.02. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index was up 3.05 points, or 0.20 percent, at 1,512.44. The Nasdaq Composite Index was up 13.59 points, or 0.43 percent, at 3,178.72.

** MCDONALD'S CORP, $94.88, up 0.3 pct (0943 ET)

The company said January sales at established restaurants around the world fell 1.9 percent, a steeper decline than expected as fast-food chains fight for diners.   Continued...