BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Juno Therapeutics, Sony, ConAgra
(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) Wall Street was set to open higher on Tuesday, a day after the Dow and the S&P 500 registered their worst session since October, as investors hoped Greece would strike a last-minute deal to avoid an exit from the euro zone. Dow Jones industrial average e-mini futures were up 0.51 percent at 17,610, S&P 500 futures were up 0.68 percent at 2,064.5 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.54 percent at 4,401.5.
** JUNO THERAPEUTICS INC, Tuesday close $46.3, +33.26 pct premarket
** CELGENE CORP, Tuesday close $114.91, -0.12 pct premarket
Celgene, on Monday, launched a 10-year partnership with Juno Therapeutics, announcing a $1 billion investment aimed at bringing to market Juno technologies that harness the immune system to treat cancer and autoimmune diseases.
** GENERAL ELECTRIC CO, Tuesday close $26.64, +0.60 pct premarket
The company said it would sell its European private equity financing business to a unit of Japan's Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp (SMBC) for about $2.2 billion as the U.S. conglomerate sheds financial assets amid a restructuring.
** SONY CORP, Tuesday close $30.36, -6.19 pct premarket Continued...