US STOCKS-Wall Street forfeits gains after Germany bomb report

martes 17 de noviembre de 2015 16:27 GYT

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* Indexes: Dow down 0.01 pct, S&P down 0.18 pct, Nasdaq down 0.02 pct (Updates with late afternoon trade)

By Noel Randewich

Nov 17 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks erased gains on Tuesday after a report that a soccer match between Germany and Netherlands was called off due to concerns of a bomb attack.

All three major U.S. indexes had been in positive territory following upbeat earnings reports from Wal-Mart and Home Depot. But they quickly gave up those gains after a German official said on television that the friendly match was canceled less than two hours before its start for fear of a bomb attack on the stadium in Hanover.

"These situations create uncertainty and in uncertain times everyone goes to cash," said Mohannad Aama, Managing Director, Beam Capital Management LLC in New York.   Continuación...