US STOCKS-Futures recover weekend losses following Paris attacks

lunes 16 de noviembre de 2015 09:25 GYT
 

* Starwood falls after buyout offer from Marriott

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By Abhiram Nandakumar

Nov 16 (Reuters) - U.S. stock futures were little changed on Monday, recovering from losses over the weekend following the deadly attacks in Paris on Friday that killed 129 people and injured hundreds.

Global stocks held steady, with gains in the energy sector helping to pare earlier losses in European shares.

Crude prices rose as France launched large-scale air strikes against Islamic State targets in Syria.

Shares of Exxon and Chevron were up about 1 percent in premarket trading.

Gold prices rebounded from a six-year low as risk-averse investors bought into the safe-haven metal after the attacks. The euro was at near 7-month lows against the dollar.   Continuación...