US STOCKS-Wall St flat; energy shares, Morgan Stanley results weigh

lunes 19 de octubre de 2015 15:44 GYT

* Morgan Stanley leads weak results on Monday

* Exxon, Chevron drag down S&P 500, Dow

* Weight Watchers soars after Oprah takes stake

* China Q3 GDP data weighs on commodities

* Dow down 0.04 pct, S&P down 0.1 pct, Nasdaq up 0.2 pct (Updates to late afternoon)

By Caroline Valetkevitch

Oct 19 (Reuters) - Weak quarterly results from Morgan Stanley and sliding oil prices weighed on U.S. stocks in late trading Monday, offsetting a rebound in biotech shares.

The energy index fell 2.2 percent as U.S. crude oil fell 2.9 percent. Copper fell after data showing a slowdown in China's economic growth.

Exxon and Chevron fell 2 percent and were the biggest drags on the S&P 500 and on the Dow Jones industrial average.   Continuación...