MARKET PULSE-Gigamon, James River, Nokia, A. Schulman, JinkoSolar
(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 down 0.17 percent at 16,150, S&P 500 futures were down 0.04 percent at 1,837.4 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.07 percent at 3,501.75.
** GIGAMON INC, Monday close $26.2, -23.44 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, -50.38 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, +0.17 pct premarket Continued...