BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-AOL, Pall, Gap, NewLink Genetics

Tue May 12, 2015 8:40am 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,; for the Morning News Call newsletter, U.S. stock index e-mini futures fell sharply on Tuesday as a global bond sell-off and continuing worries on Greece's perilous financial situation weighed on the market: Dow Jones industrial average futures were down 0.70 percent at 17,915, S&P 500 futures were down 0.63 percent at 2,084.5 and Nasdaq 100 futures were down 0.81 percent at 4,395.5.

** AOL INC, Monday close $42.59, +18.06 pct premarket

** VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC, Monday close $49.8, -0.94 pct premarket

Verizon said it would buy AOL in a $4.4 billion deal that gives the biggest U.S. wireless carrier access to AOL's successful digital advertising service and content including the Huffington Post news website.

** PALL CORP, Monday close $99.31, +20.83 pct premarket

The water and air filter maker is in the final stages of an auction that could value the company at more than $10 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday.