REFILE-US STOCKS-Wall Street a little lower in calm after the storm

viernes 28 de agosto de 2015 15:35 GYT
 

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* Fed's Fischer says no decision yet on September rate hike

* July consumer spending picks up slightly

* U.S. crude jumps 6 pct; Chevron up 4.4 pct

* Indexes: Dow down 0.23 pct, S&P down 0.17 pct, Nasdaq up 0.1 pct

By Noel Randewich

Aug 28 (Reuters) - Wall Street was moderately lower on Friday afternoon after comments by a top Federal Reserve official suggested that a September rate rise was more likely than some investors expected.

Markets were their least volatile in a over a week after recent sessions saw the S&P 500 plummet 11 percent before rebounding sharply.

Stocks moved lower after Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer told CNBC the Fed had not yet decided whether to raise interest rates in September.   Continuación...