US STOCKS SNAPSHOT - Wall St edges lower at open after GDP data

NEW YORK Wed Jan 30, 2013 2:33pm GMT

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NEW YORK Jan 30 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks edged lower at the open on Wednesday following an unexpected contraction in fourth-quarter economic activity, but losses were curbed by gains in Internet retailer Amazon.com.

The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 11.13 points, or 0.08 percent, to 13,943.29. The Standard & Poor's 500 Index shed 1.34 points, or 0.09 percent, to 1,506.50. The Nasdaq Composite Index gained 1.48 points, or 0.05 percent, to 3,155.14.

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