MARKET PULSE-US Airways, BlackBerry, GM, Endeavour International

Thu Feb 14, 2013 11:27am EST
 
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Feb 14 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks on the move on Thursday:

WALL ST DIPS OFF 5-YEAR HIGHS AFTER EUROPE, JAPAN DATA

U.S. stocks dipped on Thursday after traders cashed in some of their recent gains following weaker-than-expected economic growth data from Europe and Japan, though declines were limited by news on mergers and acquisitions.

The Dow Jones industrial average fell 13.86 points or 0.1 percent, to 13,969.05, the S&P 500 lost 2.18 points or 0.14 percent, to 1,518.15 and the Nasdaq Composite dropped 8.12 points or 0.25 percent, to 3,188.76.

** H.J. HEINZ CO, $72.55, up 20 pct (0936 ET)

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital will buy ketchup maker H.J. Heinz Co for $72.50 a share, or $23.2 billion in cash, Heinz said on Thursday.   Continued...