REFILE-US STOCKS-Wall St gives up initial gains as weak private job data weighs

miércoles 6 de mayo de 2015 10:18 GYT

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* Private employers add fewest jobs since Jan 2014

* MoneyGram and Synageva soar on buyout offers

* Wendy's and EA gain after strong results

* Futures up: Dow 0.4 pct, S&P 0.3 pct, Nasdaq 0.4 pct

By Tanya Agrawal

May 6 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks turned negative on Wednesday, after opening slightly higher, as disappointing data, including weaker-than-expected private jobs numbers, fueled concerns about the economy's potential to rebound from a first-quarter slump.

Stock markets globally have also been under pressure as the worldwide sell-off in government bonds deepened, spreading unease across all assets.

ADP payroll data showed U.S. private employers added 169,000 jobs last month, the fewest since January 2014 and far below economists' expectations, posing a downside risk for the more comprehensive nonfarm payrolls report.   Continuación...