MARKET PULSE-Onyx Pharma, Acura, BlackBerry, Apple, News Corp
July 1 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks on the move on Monday:
SECOND HALF STARTS HIGHER FOR WALL STREET
U.S. stocks bounced back from the previous session's decline to start the second half of 2013 by building on the S&P 500's strongest first half of a year since 1998. The Dow Jones industrial average was up 0.66 percent, the S&P 500 up 0.75 percent and the Nasdaq Composite up 0.95 percent.
** ONYX PHARMACEUTICALS INC, $131.95, up 52 pct (0931 ET)
The cancer drugmaker said on Sunday it rejected a roughly $10 billion takeover offer from larger biotechnology company Amgen Inc as too low but was still considering selling itself. Canaccord Genuity raised the price target on Onyx's stock to $140 from $105.