BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Helix, Enphase, Progressive Waste, Rambus
(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 slightly lower on Tuesday as healthcare and biotech stocks fell, offsetting gains by Verizon and United Technologies. Dow Jones industrial average futures were down 0.04 percent at 17,111, S&P 500 futures were down 0.37 percent at 2,020 and Nasdaq 100 futures were down 0.85 percent at 4,416.75.
** UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORP, $96.45, +4.78 pct
Lockheed Martin Corp and the company said they expected to finalize Lockheed's acquisition of Sikorsky Aircraft by the end of the year.
** VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC, $45.33, +1.41 pct
The company reported better-than-expected quarterly results as heavy promotions helped the wireless company add monthly subscribers amid heated competition from rival carriers.
** INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORP, $141.21, -5.37 pct Continued...