US STOCKS-Indexes recover in cautious trade amid global tensions

martes 24 de noviembre de 2015 16:31 GYT

* Travel, leisure stocks fall after Turkey downs Russian jet

* Energy stocks rise with crude oil prices

* U.S. Q3 GDP growth revised to 2.1 pct from 1.5 pct

* Consumer sentiment weakest since September 2014

* Dow up 0.32 pct, S&P up 0.32 pct, Nasdaq down 0.1 pct (Updates to late afternoon, adds commentary, changes byline)

By Sinead Carew

Nov 24 (Reuters) - U.S. shares were up slightly in afternoon trading, driven by a rise in the S&P energy sector as oil prices rose, as investors focused on global politics after Turkey shot down a Russian warplane near the Syrian border.

The three major indexes recovered from a morning selloff that was triggered by the overseas news despite strong U.S. economic data.

Oil prices were up more than 2 percent after a spike in Middle East tensions.   Continuación...