BUZZ-U.S. Stocks on the Move-Apple, IBM, Chipotle Mexican, Novartis
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U.S. stock index futures were higher on Tuesday, pointing to a fourth straight session of gains, with technology shares especially poised for outperformance following strong results from both Apple Inc and Texas Instruments Inc. Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.60 percent at 16,429, S&P 500 futures were up 0.74 percent at 1,914 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.88 percent at 3,900.
** APPLE INC, Monday close $99.76, +1.79 pct premarket
Apple forecast a strong holiday quarter after a better-than-expected 16 percent jump in iPhone sales, and the strongest growth in Mac computer shipments in years helped the company surpass Wall Street's targets.
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** FACEBOOK INC, Monday close $76.95, +0.95 pct premarket Continued...