Stocks finish lower on Sandy data, cliff woes


U.S. stocks pared losses in the final hour of trading but finished lower Thursday, pressured by economic data following superstorm Sandy and the looming fiscal cliff. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed down 28.49 points, or 0.2%, at 12,542.46.

The RBR Radio Index was down 6.777, or 1.7%, to 384.771.

The TVBR Television Index was down 2.302, or .8%, to 305.161.

ACME, up 4.4%
Entercom, up 2.3%
Fisher, up 2.1%

Entravision, down 5.8%
SBS, down 5.1%
Gray, down 4.3%