BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Civeo, American Realty Capital Properties
(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 indexes fell on Tuesday, putting indexes on track to keep intact the market's recent trend of modest moves and low volume in the next-to-last trading day of the year. The Dow Jones industrial average was down 0.13 percent at 18,015.27, the S&P 500 was down 0.18 percent at 2,086.86 and the Nasdaq Composite was down 0.09 percent at 4,802.699.
** CIVEO CORP, $4.62, -44.14 pct
The company, which provides temporary housing for oilfield workers and miners, slashed its workforce on Monday and said revenue could fall by a third as slumping crude prices force oil producers to cut costs.
** AMERICAN REALTY CAPITAL PROPERTIES INC, $9.12, +7.55 pct
Activist investor Keith Meister's Corvex Management LP reported a 7.1 percent stake in the real estate investment trust. (1.usa.gov/1wwRWmL)
** NEURODERM LTD, $9.35, +51.29 pct Continued...