BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Palo Alto, Tiffany, Xerox, SunEdison
(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 down on Tuesday ahead of third-quarter GDP data that could feed into the Federal Reserve's decision on whether to raise interest rates next month. Dow Jones industrial average futures were down 0.48 percent at 17,677, S&P 500 futures were down 0.53 percent at 2,073.25 and Nasdaq 100 futures were down 0.56 percent at 4,649.75.
** PALO ALTO NETWORKS INC, Monday close $172.02, +2.90 pct premarket
The cyber security company forecast current quarter sales that beat market expectations and reported higher-than-expected quarterly revenue as companies and governments spent more to protect themselves from cyber attacks.
** TIFFANY & CO, Monday close $76.55, -4.73 pct premarket
The upscale jeweler's quarterly sales fell 2.2 percent as a strong dollar hurt tourist spending in the United States and reduced the value of sales from other markets.
** BRISTOL-MEYERS SQUIBB CO, Monday close $67.99, +0.75 pct premarket Continued...