BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Ehealth, Nutrisystem, Skechers, Facebook
(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 opened lower on Thursday after data showed that the U.S. economy grew at a slower pace than expected in the second quarter. The Dow Jones industrial average was down 0.10 percent at 17,734.09 and the S&P 500 was down 0.09 percent at 2,106.72.
** EHEALTH INC, $15.75, +24.31 pct
The private health insurance exchange operator reported better-than-expected profit and revenue for the second quarter on strong growth in new sales of its Medicare products.
** INTELSAT SA, $9.64, +26.18 pct
The satellite services provider posted a better-than-expected revenue and profit for the second quarter.
** LINN ENERGY, $4.79, -25.85 pct Continued...