MARKET PULSE-Gigamon, BlackBerry, James River Coal, Ctrip.com
(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 slipped on Tuesday, indicating the S&P will remain under pressure for a fourth straight day, as investors look to the start of corporate earnings season. Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.11 percent at 16,196, S&P 500 futures were down 0.14 percent at 1,835.6 and Nasdaq 100 futures were down 0.01 percent at 3,499.
** GIGAMON INC, Monday close $26.2, -25.19 pct premarket
The company, which makes network traffic management software, estimated lower-than-expected first-quarter revenue, blaming cancellation of a large contract and delays in closing some contracts.
** JAMES RIVER COAL CO, Monday close $26.9, -54.99 pct premarket
The company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection after struggling with a steep drop in prices and demand for both thermal and steel-making coal.
** CITIGROUP INC, Monday close $46.55, -0.11 pct premarket Continued...