BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-KaloBios, Electronic Arts, TransAlta

Mon Nov 23, 2015 1:14pm EST
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(For faster updates on individual market-movers, Eikon users please use search string "STXBZ US"; for the Day Ahead newsletter,; for the Morning News Call newsletter, U.S. stock indexes held onto meager gains in lackluster early-afternoon trading on Monday in the run-up to Thursday's Thanksgiving holiday. The Dow Jones industrial average was down 0.03 percent at 17,818.74, the S&P 500 was up 0.14 percent at 2,092.03 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.23 percent at 5,116.738.

** ALLERGAN PLC, $305.34, -2.28 pct

** PFIZER INC, $31.555, -1.94 pct

Pfizer, the maker of Viagra and Lipitor, has struck a deal to buy Botox-maker Allergan in a transaction valued at about $160 billion.

** TYSON FOODS INC, $48.05, +10.08 pct

The biggest U.S. meat processor reported better-than-expected quarterly sales, helped by strong demand for chicken products and as the Hillshire Brands acquisition boosted sales of prepared foods.