US STOCKS-Wall Street steady as GDP data offsets earnings worry
Published: Friday, 26 Oct 2012 | 2:27 PM ET
By: Chuck Mikolajczak
*Arch Coal surges after results. ``The fact that this was a two percent GDP number is still pathetic in the overall scheme of life- we ought to be growing at four percent, not two percent,'' said Phil Orlando, chief equity market strategist, at Federated Investors, in New York.