MARKET PULSE-Changyou, Petrobras, Sohu, Fusion-io, Rentech, Merck
Oct 28 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks were little changed on Monday as investors found few reasons to keep pushing shares higher after the S&P 500 climbed to a series of records on expectations for continuing Federal Reserve stimulus. The Dow Jones industrial average was up 0.02 percent, the S&P 500 was up 0.15 percent and the Nasdaq Composite was down 0.09 percent at 3,939.94.
** CHANGYOU.COM LTD, $28.80, down 19.35 pct (11:15 a.m. ET)
The China-based game developer reported third-quarter revenue below expectations as online gaming revenue fell 3 percent. It also forecast current-quarter earnings of 34 cents-41 cents per American depositary share, much below analysts' estimates of $1.39 per ADS.
** SOHU.COM INC, $69.24, down 15 pct (11:00 a.m. ET)
The Chinese Internet portal reported better-than-expected third-quarter results but said current-quarter earnings are expected to be reduced by 12 cents-14 cents due to compensation expenses related to share-based awards.