BUZZ-U.S. Stocks on the Move-Tim Hortons, Kite Pharma, Trina Solar

Tue Aug 26, 2014 8:05am EDT
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U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Tuesday, with investors finding few reasons to buy after a rally in the previous session that took the S&P 500 above 2,000 for the first time. Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.16 percent at 17,084, S&P 500 futures were up 0.14 percent at 1,997.75 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.20 percent at 4,071.75.

** BURGER KING WORLDWIDE INC, Monday close $32.4, +0.93 pct premarket

** TIM HORTONS INC, Monday close $74.72, +10.01 pct premarket

Burger King agreed to buy Canadian coffee and doughnut chain Tim Hortons in cash and stock to create the third-largest quick service restaurant group with sales of about $23 billion.

** BEST BUY CO INC, Monday close $31.99, -3.94 pct premarket

The largest U.S. specialty retailer of consumer electronics reported a 4 percent drop in quarterly revenue due to lower traffic in its stores.   Continued...