BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Synta Pharma, Teck Resources, GSK, Groupon
(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 fell on Tuesday: Dow Jones industrial average futures were down 0.58 percent at 17,756, S&P 500 futures were down 0.60 percent at 2,063 and Nasdaq 100 futures were down 0.53 percent at 4,349.5.
** SYNTA PHARMACEUTICALS CORP, Monday close $2.33, -20.17 pct premarket
The drug developer said it would commence a public offering of common shares, but did not say when the offering would be completed or provide any details on the number of shares or price.
** TECK RESOURCES LTD, Monday close $15.27, -6.68 pct premarket
The Canadian miner and Antofagasta Plc are exploring a merger that would create one of the world's biggest copper producers, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter.
** GLAXOSMITHKLINE PLC, Monday close $47.2, -1.69 pct premarket Continued...