MARKET PULSE-J.C. Penney, Eli Lilly, airline stocks, BlackBerry

Tue Aug 13, 2013 1:22pm EDT
 
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Aug 13 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks on the move on Tuesday:

WALL ST ERASES LOSSES ON FED LOCKHART'S COMMENTS

U.S. stocks erased losses to trade higher by midday after Atlanta Federal Reserve President Dennis Lockhart said economic data remains too mixed to lay out a detailed path for reducing and eventually halting their asset-purchase stimulus plan at their September meeting.

The Dow Jones industrial average was up 0.34 percent while the Standard & Poor's 500 Index was up 0.28 percent. The Nasdaq Composite Index was up 0.21 percent.

** US AIRWAYS GROUP INC $16.70, down 11 pct (1120 ET)

** AMR CORP $3.88, down 33 pct (1113 ET)

** UNITED CONTINENTAL, $31.25, down 6 pct (1115 ET)   Continued...