MARKET PULSE-Ebix, Kroger, Solta Medical, SandRidge, Rite Aid
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June 20 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks to watch on Thursday:
FUTURES FALL IN WAKE OF FED'S STIMULUS WIND-DOWN OUTLINE
U.S. stock index futures fell, adding to a more than 1 percent drop in U.S. equities a day earlier, after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke outlined the start of a wind-down of stimuli that has been instrumental to the market's rally. S&P 500 futures were down 12 points, Dow Jones industrial average futures down 101 points, and Nasdaq 100 futures down 30 points.
** EBIX INC, Wednesday close $19.72, down 47 pct premarket
The insurance software provider and an affiliate of Goldman Sachs Group Inc canceled their planned merger after U.S regulators started an investigation into allegations of misconduct at Ebix.