US STOCKS-Wall St turns lower as global worries weigh

martes 29 de septiembre de 2015 15:21 GYT

* Consumer confidence highest since January

* Seven of 10 S&P sectors down

* Health care index bounces back

* Indexes down: Dow 0.19 pct, S&P 0.30 pct, Nasdaq 0.82 pct (Updates to afternoon)

By Noel Randewich

Sept 29 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks moved lower on Tuesday as concerns about the health of the global economy kept investors cautious after more than month of turbulence.

A rebound in healthcare stocks lost some steam in afternoon trading, but the sector looked set to snap a seven-day losing streak, providing a degree of succor to traders worried about a China-led global slowdown.

"There are a lot of balls juggling at the moment. When you have uncertainty, investors become less confident and less likely to make a stand and commit in a big way," said Gordon Charlop, managing director at Rosenblatt Securities in New York.

Seven of the 10 S&P sectors were lower, with the technology index down 0.9 percent. Apple fell 2.46 percent a day after reporting record first-weekend sales of its newest iPhones.   Continuación...