MARKET PULSE-Triquint, Jos A Bank, eBay, Pfizer, Armstrong, Shanda Games
(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 edged higher on Monday, with the S&P 500 within points of its record high, though investors may have few reasons to push shares decisively above that level. Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.07 percent at 16,104, S&P 500 futures were up 0.25 percent at 1,838.8 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.26 percent at 3,674.
** APPLE INC, Friday close $525.25, -0.19 pct premarket
A major flaw in Apple software for mobile devices could allow hackers to intercept email and other communications that are meant to be encrypted, the company said on Friday, and experts said Mac computers were even more exposed.
** BLACKBERRY LTD, Friday close $9.14, +3.94 pct premarket
The handset maker said it would make its messaging service, BBM, available to Microsoft's Windows Phone and the upcoming Nokia X platforms in the coming months.
** TRIQUINT SEMICONDUCTOR INC, Friday close $9.23, +21.99 pct premarket Continued...