MARKET PULSE-USEC, Nupathe, LSI, Solta, Agenus, AerCap, Sprint
(For more market insights, including options activity, click on ; for the Day Ahead newsletter link.reuters.com/mex49s; for the Morning News Call newsletter, link.reuters.com/nex49s) U.S. stock indexes rose on Monday as large deals boosted optimism after a steep decline last week, although investors remained heavily focused on an upcoming Federal Reserve policy meeting. The Dow Jones industrial average was up 1.03 percent at 15,918.37, the S&P 500 was up 0.86 percent at 1,790.53 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.92 percent at 4,037.86.
** USEC Inc, $4.65, -47.22 pct
The supplier of enriched uranium for commercial nuclear power plants, said it expects to file for bankruptcy protection as part of a deal with its bondholders.
** NUPATHE INC, $3.38, +46.96 pct
Endo Health Solutions Inc said it would buy NuPathe for about $105 million to gain access to migraine treatment Zecuity.
** LSI CORP, $10.97, +38.69 pct Continued...