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May 6 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks to watch on Monday:
FUTURES POINT TO FLAT OPEN AS MARKET PAUSES AFTER RALLY
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat open as investors paused after stocks hit record highs last week, with the S&P 500 up more than 13 percent so far this year. Futures for the S&P 500 were down 0.1 point and the Dow Jones down 1 point, while futures for the Nasdaq 100 were up 2 points.
** BMC SOFTWARE INC, Friday close $45.42, up 3.5 pct premarket
BMC said it agreed to be acquired by a private equity group led by Bain Capital and Golden Gate Capital Corp for about $6.9 billion.