US STOCKS-Wall St rises as financials recover after Citi results

jueves 15 de octubre de 2015 13:05 GYT

* U.S. CPI falls in Sept; weekly jobless claims down

* Citi rises after results

* Nike up after strong outlook

* Netflix down after weak Q3 results

* Indexes up: Dow 0.26 pct, S&P 0.34 pct, Nasdaq 0.43 pct (Updates to early afternoon)

By Abhiram Nandakumar

Oct 15 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks looked set to snap a two-day losing streak on Thursday after Citigroup led a recovery in financial stocks and investors absorbed mixed economic data.

As the earnings season gathers steam, investors will be scrutinizing quarterly results and forecasts for any signs of impact from a slowing global economy.

U.S. consumer prices declined the most in eight months as gasoline costs fell in September, but a rise in core CPI, which strips out food and energy costs, suggested inflation was starting to firm.   Continuación...