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(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 rose on Wednesday. Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.18 percent at 16,366, S&P 500 futures were up 0.22 percent at 1,872.3 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.21 percent at 3,604.
** TIFFANY & CO, Tuesday close $88.23, +6.00 pct premarket
The retailer reported a 13 percent rise in quarterly sales as the company's increasing focus on lower-priced jewelry attracted customers in the United States, its biggest market.
** TRINA SOLAR LTD, Tuesday close $10.36, +7.53 pct premarket
The Chinese solar company posted its third quarterly profit in a row, helped by higher prices for its solar panels.
** NETFLIX INC, Tuesday close $371.67, +0.92 pct premarket
The internet television network will launch its online movie and TV subscription service later this year in France, Germany and four other European countries, in a major push into new markets. Continued...