MARKET PULSE-Michael Kors, Google, Yum Brands, Arch Coal, Twitter
(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 rose on Tuesday, as the market looked to regain its footing following the largest selloff in months. Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.49 percent at 15,367, S&P 500 futures were up 0.66 percent at 1,744.3 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.50 percent at 3,447.
** MICHAEL KORS HOLDINGS LTD, Monday close $76.67, +19.85 pct premarket
The retailer reported a better-than-expected rise in quarter results and raised its sales and profit forecast for the year as demand for its trendy handbags, watches and accessories showed no sign of slowing.
** BOSTON SCIENTIFIC CORP, Monday close $13.01, -0.15 pct premarket
The company reported higher-than-expected quarterly earnings on higher sales of its implantable devices that manage irregular heart rhythms.
** ARCH COAL INC, Monday close $4.01, -2.24 pct premarket Continued...