MARKET PULSE-Hess, MGIC, Ferro, GMX, Prana, Select Comfort, Tuesday Morning

Mon Mar 4, 2013 11:27am EST
 
Email This Article |
Share This Article
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Twitter
| Print This Article | Single Page
[-] Text [+]

(For more market insights, including options activity, click on ; for The Day Ahead newsletter link.reuters.com/mex49s; for the Morning News Call newsletter, link.reuters.com/faq23t)

March 4 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks on the move on Monday:

WALL ST LITTLE CHANGED AS GLOBAL GROWTH WORRIES WEIGH

Wall Street was little changed as investors took worries about global economic growth and the euro zone debt crisis as opportunities to step back from equities that have risen near record highs. The Dow Jones industrial average was off 30.18 points, the Standard & Poor's 500 Index down 1.33 points and the Nasdaq Composite Index down 5.09 points.

** HESS CORP, $68.47, up 3 pct (1030 ET)

The oil and gas company will exit its retail, energy marketing and energy trading businesses following pressure from its third-largest shareholder - activist investor Elliott Management - to break up the company.

  Continued...