BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Silicon Image, Tetraphase, Agenus
(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. stock index futures surged on Thursday, putting the S&P 500 on track to extend gains from the prior session, as oil prices showed hints of stabilizing and ahead of data on the labor market. U.S. stock index e-mini futures were up on Thursday: Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 1.28 percent at 17,576, S&P 500 futures were up 1.29 percent at 2,040.25 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 1.40 percent at 4,221.
** SILICON IMAGE INC, Wednesday close $6.74, -24.78 pct premarket
The chipmaker said it expects revenue to fall 10 percent in 2015 due to fewer mobile design wins from one its largest customers.
** TETRAPHASE PHARMACEUTICALS INC, Wednesday close $33.19, +15.40 pct premarket
The drug developer said its antibiotic to treat complicated intra-abdominal infections was as effective as Merck & Co Inc's ertapenem in a late-stage study.
** DUNKIN' BRANDS GROUP INC, Wednesday close $46.22, -7.38 pct premarket Continued...