BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Teladoc, Comstock, Peabody, WPCS
(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. stocks shed some of their gains on Wednesday after euro zone finance ministers put off further bailout talks until after Sunday's referendum in Greece. The Dow Jones industrial average was up 0.58 percent at 17,722.19, the S&P 500 was up 0.53 percent at 2,074.08 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.44 percent at 5,008.939.
** CHUBB CORP, $121.73, +27.95 pct
** ACE LTD, $102.52, +0.83 pct
Swiss insurance giant ACE will buy upmarket property insurer Chubb for $28.3 billion to get access to wealthy clients who pay higher premiums at a time when fierce competition has cut deeply into the industry's profit margins.
** BIOCEPT INC, $2.7001, +5.89 pct
The medical test maker launched a new blood test that could identify patients who would respond to breast and lung cancer treatments.
** TELADOC INC, $31.35, +65.00 pct Continued...