MARKET PULSE-JDA Software, Zumiez, Estee Lauder, Avon, Radian, Visa
Nov 1 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks on the move on Thursday:
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US STOCKS-FUTURES FLAT AHEAD OF DATA
U.S. stock index futures were little changed as investors looked ahead to data that could give a clue into the strength of the economy a day before the crucial payroll report. Futures for the S&P 500 were down 0.8 point, while Dow Jones futures were down 12 points and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 2.25 points.
** JDA SOFTWARE GROUP INC, Wednesday close $38.15, up 18 pct premarket
The enterprise technology maker agreed to be bought by privately held supply chain software maker RedPrairie Corp for about $1.9 billion in cash. Continued...