BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Molycorp, Cree, Winnebago, Accenture
(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 higher ahead of a bunch of data on Thursday, a day after a broad decline in markets due to concerns of a Greek debt default. Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.40 percent at 17,955, S&P 500 futures were up 0.38 percent at 2,107.5 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.40 percent at 4,534.
** MOLYCORP INC, Wednesday close $0.3587, -30.58 pct premarket
The sole U.S. supplier of rare earths filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection along with its North American subsidiaries to restructure $1.7 billion of debt in its U.S. and Canadian operations.
** SUNEDISON SEMICONDUCTOR LTD, Wednesday close $19.2, -1.04 pct premarket
The chip equipment maker's parent and top holder SunEdison Inc, No.4 holder Samsung Fine Chemicals Co Ltd and No.6 holder Samsung Electronics Co Ltd to sell remaining stakes.
** CREE INC, Wednesday close $30.56, -5.92 pct premarket Continued...