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April 23 (Reuters) -

U.S. stock index futures were flat on Wednesday as investors found few reasons to keep buying following six straight days of gains on both the S&P 500 and Nasdaq. Dow Jones industrial average futures were down 0.04 percent at 16,452, S&P 500 futures were down 0.14 percent at 1,871.3 and Nasdaq 100 futures were down 0.21 percent at 3,577.5.

** BIOGEN IDEC INC, Tuesday close $306.2, +1.24 pct premarket

The U.S. biotechnology company on Wednesday reported a higher first-quarter profit as sales of its new Tecfidera multiple sclerosis drug extended a run of eclipsing Wall Street sales expectations, and the U.S. biotechnology company raised its full-year forecasts.

** NORFOLK SOUTHERN CORP, Tuesday close $96.92, +1.63 pct premarket

The U.S. railroad company reported an 18 percent fall in quarterly profit as coal shipments dropped.   Continued...