BUZZ-U.S. Stocks on the Move-Annie's, McDonald's, Netflix, Hain

Tue Sep 9, 2014 9:01am EDT
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(For faster updates on individual market-movers, Eikon users please use search string "STXBZ US"; for more market insights, including options activity, ; for the Day Ahead newsletter,; for the Morning News Call newsletter, Shares of McDonald's Corp are lower in premarket trading on Tuesday, in the wake of the fast food giant's August sales data. Dow Jones industrial average e-mini futures were down 0.08 percent at 17,087, S&P 500 futures were down 0.04 percent at 1,999.75 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.05 percent at 4,095.25.

** MCDONALD'S CORP, Monday close $92.5, -0.54 pct premarket

McDonald's sales at established restaurants fell in every region in August, hurt by a recent meat scandal in China and higher competition in the United States.

** GENERAL MILLS INC, Monday close $53.51, -0.93 pct premarket

** ANNIE'S INC, Monday close $33.51, +37.21 pct premarket

General Mills Inc, the maker of Cheerios cereal and Betty Crocker cake mixes, said it would acquire organic food producer Annie's for about $820 million to expand its presence in the fast-growing U.S. natural foods market.