BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Sarepta, American Eagle, Computer Sciences
(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 were slightly higher on Wednesday, a day after the Dow closed at a record high for the second straight day and ahead of the release of minutes from last month's Federal Reserve meeting. Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.02 percent at 18,287, S&P 500 futures were down 0.06 percent at 2,123.25 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.03 percent at 4,502.5.
** SAREPTA THERAPEUTICS INC, Tuesday close $16.38, +45.30 pct premarket
The drugmaker says to begin "rolling submission" of marketing application for experimental muscle disorder drug eteplirsen.
** AMERICAN EAGLE OUTFITTERS INC, Tuesday close $15.74, +7.37 pct premarket
The teen apparel retailer reported an 8.3 percent rise in quarterly sales, helped by strong demand for its clothes and fewer discounts.
** ACHILLION PHARMACEUTICALS INC, Tuesday close $10.68, -8.80 pct premarket Continued...