Argentine stocks fall following cabinet shake-up

miércoles 8 de julio de 2009 11:21 ART

BUENOS AIRES, July 8 (Reuters) - Argentine stocks .MERVfell 0.62 percent in opening trade on Wednesday following the government's announcement of a cabinet reshuffle late on Tuesday.

The MerVal index was trading at 1,509.13 points. (Reporting by Walter Bianchi; Writing Helen Popper; Editing by Theodore d'Afflisio)