BUZZ-U.S. Stocks on the Move-Cliffs Natural, Tekmira, Mylan, Iamgold

Fri Oct 3, 2014 10:05am 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, U.S. stocks were higher on Friday after the September jobs report came in ahead of expectations, though major indexes remained on track for a second straight weekly decline. The Dow Jones industrial average was up 1.05 percent at 16,977.55 and the S&P 500 was up 1.06 percent at 1,966.87.

** RADIOSHACK CORP, Thursday close $0.99

Trading in the shares, which were up about 37 percent before the bell, was halted at 9:15 a.m. ET.

The company reached an agreement with a consortium led by its largest shareholder, Standard General LP, to refinance about $590 million of loans, according to Bloomberg.

Last week, Standard General said it was in talks to improve RadioShack's cash position ahead of the crucial holiday shopping season


The company said it had achieved a $1.5 million development milestone. Maxim raised its price target on the stock to $31 from $23.   Continued...