MARKET PULSE-Deere, FireEye, ReachLocal, Paragon Shipping
U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Wednesday. Dow Jones industrial average futures were down 0.01 percent at 15,928, S&P 500 futures were down 0.06 percent at 1,812.6 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.15 percent at 3,618.25.
** DEERE & CO, Tuesday close $87.46, +2.62 pct premarket
The world's largest maker of farm equipment posted a stronger-than-expected first-quarter profit on Wednesday as the company's efforts to control costs offset moderating demand from farmers for its tractors, harvesters and other agricultural machinery.
** THOMSON REUTERS CORP, Tuesday close $36.6
The global news and information provider reported a 50 percent drop in fourth-quarter operating profit, and Chief Executive Jim Smith said the external environment was tougher than expected.