BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-SunEdison, Chipotle, Perseon, pSivida, Digital Ally
(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 higher on Tuesday morning as crude oil prices recovered from multi-year lows and data showed that the U.S. economy grew at a healthy clip in the third quarter.
Dow Jones industrial average was up 0.28 percent at 17,300.05, the S&P 500 was up 0.27 percent at 2,026.59 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.07 percent at 4,972.374.
** FORD MOTOR CO, $14.11, +2.77 pct
** ALPHABET INC, $765.73, +0.65 pct
Google is said to be in talks with automaker Ford Motor to help build the Internet search company's autonomous cars, Automotive News reported, citing a person with knowledge of the project.
** PERSEON CORP, $0.3122, -54.62 pct
Privately owned Galil Medical Inc ended its merger agreement with the medical device maker as it was unable to obtain sufficient financing to fund the deal.