BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Celluar Dynamics, Hyperion, Catamaran

Mon Mar 30, 2015 7:02am EDT
 
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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. stock index e-mini futures rose on Monday: Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.50 percent at 17,714, S&P 500 futures were up 0.45 percent at 2,061.75 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.65 percent at 4,354.

** CELLULAR DYNAMICS INTERNATIONAL INC, Friday close $7.94, +107.05 pct premarket

Japan's Fujifilm Holdings Corp said on Monday it has agreed to acquire U.S. biotechnology firm Cellular Dynamics International Inc (CDI) for $307 million.

** HORIZON PHARMA PLC, Friday close $21.81, +7.43 pct premarket

** HYPERION THERAPEUTICS INC, Friday close $42.74, +6.11 pct premarket

Horizon said it would acquire U.S. drugmaker Hyperion in an all-cash deal worth about $1.1 billion. Horizon will pay $46 per share, representing a premium of 7.6 percent to Hyperion's Friday closing price.

** UNITEDHEALTH GROUP, Friday close $116.25, +2.67 pct premarket   Continued...