BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Ctrip.Com, Pep Boys, Northern Tier Energy
(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. stock index futures were slightly lower on Monday as investor optimism about central bank easing faded ahead of a Federal Reserve policy meeting this week. Dow Jones industrial average e-mini futures were up 0.01 percent at 17,547, S&P 500 e-mini futures were down 0.04 percent at 2,065.25 and Nasdaq 100 e-mini futures were down 0.03 percent at 4,610.
** VALEANT PHARMACEUTICALS INTERNATIONAL INC, Friday close $116.16, -9.33 pct premarket
The Canadian drugmaker's chief executive said a short-seller's allegation that the company inflated its revenue was "completely untrue," and Valeant has asked the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to investigate.
The U.S.-listed shares fell as much as 14 percent earlier.
** CTRIP.COM INTERNATIONAL LTD, Friday close $74.34, +17.85 pct premarket
** QUNAR CAYMAN ISLANDS LTD, Friday close $39.52, +27.78 pct premarket
** BAIDU INC, Friday close $157.6, +7.89 pct premarket Continued...