CORRECTED-BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Citigroup, Bank of America, Best Buy
(Corrects Bank of America item to show bond trading revenue plunged 30 percent to $1.46 billion, not 21 percent to $1.5 billion) (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 dipped in choppy trading on Thursday, fluctuating between gains and losses, after the Swiss National Bank scrapped its three-year euro cap on the franc. Dow Jones industrial average e-mini futures were up 0.01 percent at 17,366, S&P 500 futures were down 0.11 percent at 2,005.25 and Nasdaq 100 futures were down 0.21 percent at 4,137.
** BANK OF AMERICA CORP, Wednesday close $16.04, -2.74 pct premarket
The second-largest U.S. bank by assets reported a 14 percent fall in quarterly profit as revenue from fixed-income trading fell.
Bond trading revenue plunged 30 percent to $1.46 billion.
** CITIGROUP INC, Wednesday close $49.05, -0.82 pct premarket
The bank, in the midst of a pullback from consumer banking in several international markets, eked out a slim fourth-quarter profit after taking charges of $3.5 billion to settle legal claims and overhaul its operations. Continued...