BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-LinkedIn, Tableau Software, Multi-Fineline, ArcelorMittal
(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 turned negative on Friday after data showed employment gains slowed more than expected in January as the boost to hiring from unseasonably mild weather faded. Dow Jones industrial average futures were down 0.41 percent at 16,261, S&P 500 futures were down 0.52 percent at 1,897.75 and Nasdaq 100 futures were down 0.54 percent at 4,133.5.
** LINKEDIN CORP, Thursday close $192.28, -33.72 pct premarket
The operator of the world's largest online network for professionals forecast first-quarter revenue and profit below Wall Street estimates as growth slows in its ads business and its hiring services face pressure outside North America, dragging its shares down 28 percent after the bell.
** MULTI-FINELINE ELECTRONIX INC, Thursday close $16.43, +37.25 pct premarket
The electronics chip maker agreed to be acquired by China's Suzhou Dongshan Precision Manufacturing Co Ltd in about $610 million all-cash deal.
** TYSON FOODS INC, Thursday close $51.95, +6.35 pct premarket Continued...