MARKET PULSE-Sprint, Halozyme, RCS Capital, Ciena, Newlead Holdings

Thu Jun 5, 2014 9:27am EDT
 
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June 5 (Reuters) - U.S. stock index e-mini futures were slightly higher on Thursday: Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.30 percent at 16,768, S&P 500 futures were up 0.21 percent at 1,929.75 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.13 percent at 3,748.25.

** SPRINT CORP, Wednesday close $9.4, +1.70 pct premarket

** T-MOBILE US INC, Wednesday close $34.28

Sprint Corp has agreed to pay about $40 per share to buy T-Mobile US, a person familiar with the matter said, marking further progress in the attempt to merge the third and fourth-biggest U.S. mobile network operators.

** AT&T INC, Wednesday close $35.05, +0.06 pct premarket

** DIRECTV, Wednesday close $82.55,

The U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee will hold a hearing on June 24 to discuss AT&T's proposed deal to buy DirecTV, the panel said on Wednesday.   Continued...