BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-SanDisk, Logitech, Las Vegas, Cigna
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U.S. stock index futures pointed higher on Thursday after two days of losses as investors awaited a raft of earnings results and weekly jobless numbers. Dow Jones industrial average futures were down 0.03 percent at 17,780, S&P 500 futures were up 0.05 percent at 2,109 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.15 percent at 4,623.75.
** SANDISK CORP, Wednesday close $54.18, +12.40 pct premarket
Data storage products maker reported a quarterly profit that was double what analysts had expected, helped by higher retail sales and new products.
** LOGITECH INTERNATIONAL SA, Wednesday close $13.28, +11.37 pct premarket
The Swiss-American gadget maker posted better-than-expected quarterly revenue and earnings per share.