BUZZ-U.S. Stocks on the Move-SunEdison, gold, potash, iron ore stocks

Tue Nov 18, 2014 11:38am EST
 
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(For faster updates on individual market-movers, Eikon users please use search string "STXBZ US"; for the Day Ahead newsletter, link.reuters.com/mex49s; for the Morning News Call newsletter, link.reuters.com/nex49s) U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday, lifting the S&P 500 to a record high, boosted by healthcare after Actavis' acquisition of Allergan triggered bullish analyst notes. The Dow Jones industrial average was up 0.26 percent at 17,693.99, the S&P 500 was up 0.44 percent at 2,050.33.

** SUNEDISON INC, $20.54, +23.66 pct

** TERRAFORM POWER INC, $33.51, +29.68 pct

Solar company SunEdison and unit TerraForm Power said they would buy First Wind for $2.4 billion to enter the U.S. wind power market.

** NEOSTEM INC, $4.9978, -26.29 pct

The biotechnology company's stem cell therapy, NBS-10, did not meet the main goal of an improvement in cardiac perfusion in a mid-stage trial, MLV Partners analysts said. "It is unclear how the company will proceed with NBS 10's clinical development," MLV analyst Vernon Bernardino told Reuters.

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