US STOCKS-Wall St dips with health, consumer shares; gains for Nov

lunes 30 de noviembre de 2015 17:49 GYT
 

* Friday's payrolls report expected to show 200,000 jobs added

* Indexes up for November

* Retailers down on Cyber Monday

* Indexes down: Dow 0.4 pct, S&P 0.5 pct, Nasdaq 0.4 pct (Updates to close)

By Caroline Valetkevitch

Nov 30 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks slipped on Monday, led by declines in health and consumer shares, as investors braced for policy news from central banks.

The three major stock indexes posted a second straight month of gains, however, helped by financial shares, which were up 1.7 percent, while utilities were down 2.8 percent for the month.

Retail stocks were down on Cyber Monday, the biggest online shopping day of the year. The S&P retail index was down 1 percent, while Target shares fell 1.3 percent to $72.50 after its website faced an outage due to heavy traffic.

Shares of brick-and-mortar stores were down following Black Friday, including Wal-Mart Stores Inc, down 1.8 percent at $58.84, and Macy's Inc, down 2.3 percent at $39.08.   Continuación...