Stocks slip after US economic growth disappoints

Trader Michael J. Omara works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday, August 3, 2011, in New York. (AP Photo/Jin Lee)

January 27, 2012 8:28:50 AM PST
Stocks were mostly lower Friday after the government reported the U.S. economy grew at a slower pace than economists had expected in the fourth quarter.