MARKET PULSE-USEC, LSI, Solta, Agenus, AerCap, Violin Memory
(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 0.83 percent at 15,886.11, the S&P 500 was up 0.62 percent at 1,786.4 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.68 percent at 4,028.088.
** USEC Inc, $3.77, -57.21 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, $3.24, +40.87 pct
Endo Health Solutions Inc said it would buy NuPathe for about $105 million to gain access to migraine treatment Zecuity.
** LSI CORP, $10.965, +38.62 pct Continued...