MARKET PULSE- Coca-Cola, Bank of America, Goldman Sachs, Gold stocks
April 16 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks to watch on Tuesday:
FUTURES HIGHER AS GOLD REBOUNDS; EARNINGS, DATA ON TAP
U.S. stock index futures rose, indicating the S&P 500 may rebound from its worst decline since November as gold prices rebounded and ahead of a flurry of earnings reports.
S&P 500 futures rose 7.4 points, the Dow Jones industrial average futures rose 65 points, and Nasdaq 100 futures added 15.75 points.
** JOHNSON & JOHNSON, Monday close $81.71, up 1.3 pct premarket
The diversified healthcare company reported better-than-expected first-quarter earnings, as growth of newer medicines for cancer, hepatitis C and blood clots offset declining sales of its treatments for heartburn and attention deficit disorder. Continued...