MARKET PULSE-Spreadtrum, Safeway, PVH, Coty, First Solar
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June 13 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks to watch on Thursday:
FUTURES INDICATE LOWER OPENING
Index futures pointed to a lower opening for U.S. stocks on Thursday. S&P 500 futures were down 0.29 percent, Dow Jones industrial average futures were down 0.55 percent and Nasdaq 100 futures fell 0.26 percent.
** SPREADTRUM COMMUNICATIONS INC, Wednesday close $18.95, up 24 pct after market
The cellphone chip designer raised its revenue estimates for the current quarter due to higher demand from low-cost smartphone makers. The China-based company now expects revenue of between $270 million and $278 million for the quarter ending June 30, up from the $220 million to $228 million it forecast earlier.