MARKET PULSE-NetApp, Staples, Pfizer, Saks, Zale, Lowe's, Toll

Wed May 22, 2013 9:27am EDT
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May 22 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks to watch on Wednesday:


U.S. stock index futures rose in thin trading ahead of highly anticipated Congressional testimony by Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke on the economy and monetary policy. Futures for the S&P 500 were up 3.4 points, the Dow Jones 18 points and the Nasdaq 100 7 points.

** SAKS INC, Tuesday close $12.28, up 18 pct premarket

The luxury department store chain hired Goldman Sachs to explore strategic alternatives, including a sale, the New York Post reported, citing a source briefed on the matter.