MARKET PULSE-Molex, MTR Gaming, Apple, Xerox, Hanwha Solarone
Sept. 9 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks on the move on Monday:
WALL STREET OPENS HIGHER AFTER CHINA DATA
U.S. stocks rose at the open in the wake of upbeat economic data from China, though concerns remained about the possibility of a Western strike against Syria and its impact on the global economy.
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 0.43 percent, the S&P 500 gained 0.42 percent and the Nasdaq Composite added 0.56 percent.
** MOLEX INC, $38.47, up 31 pct (9:51 a.m. ET)
The maker of electronic connectors and cable assembly products said privately owned energy and chemicals conglomerate Koch Industries would buy it for about $7.2 billion.