MARKET PULSE-Apple, LinkedIn, Expedia, Amazon, Cigna, Ariad Pharma
(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 Friday. Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.58 percent at 15,639, S&P 500 futures were up 0.65 percent at 1,778.1 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.65 percent at 3,510.
** LINKEDIN CORP, Thursday close $223.45, -7.14 pct premarket
The company delivered revenue forecasts that fell short of Wall Street's expectations, deflating hopes that the high-flying professional social network can sustain its growth streak.
** GOOGLE INC, Thursday close $1,159.96, +0.69 pct premarket
The internet search company will own a 5.94 percent stake in China's Lenovo Group Ltd worth $750 million once Lenovo's deal to buy Google's Motorola handset division closes, according to a disclosure on the Hong Kong stock exchange.
** APPLE INC, Thursday close $512.51, +1.85 pct premarket Continued...