MARKET PULSE-AT&T, Herbalife, Biogen, Pfizer, BioTelemetry
(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 index futures were set to edge higher on Monday, after the S&P 500 closed its worst month since May 2012 on Friday. Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.02 percent at 15,633, S&P 500 futures were up 0.03 percent at 1,777.1 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.01 percent at 3,514.25.
** AT&T INC, Friday close $33.32, -0.87 pct premarket
** T-MOBILE US INC, Friday close $30.57, +0.00 pct premarket
** VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC, Friday close $48.02, -1.35 pct premarket
AT&T's plan to cut prices on its large shared data plans is aimed at winning customers in an increasingly fierce competition with rivals such as T-Mobile US and could force larger rival Verizon to offer new discounts, analysts said.
** GOOGLE INC, Friday close $1,180.97, +0.00 pct premarket
** INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINE, Friday close $176.68, +0.00 pct premarket Continued...