MARKET PULSE-Boeing, Apple, Mattel, Simon Property, Tyson
** BOEING CO, Thursday close $126.53, -0.55 pct premarket
Boeing notched up bonuses for engineers, machinists and other employees on Thursday, a response to the company's strong 2013 performance.
The stock had fallen 5 percent on Wednesday, after conservative profit and cash-flow forecasts spooked investors on Wednesday, overshadowing the company's strong fourth-quarter profit.
** JPMORGAN CHASE & CO, Thursday close $56, -0.96 pct premarket
The company has hired private equity industry veteran Cathrin Petty to co-head its healthcare group in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, anticipating a pick up in activity in the sector.
** APPLE INC, Thursday close $499.782, -0.68 pct premarket Continued...