CORRECTED-BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Apollo Education, ArcelorMittal, CTi, ARM

Mon Feb 8, 2016 9:13am EST
 
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(Corrects Consol Energy item Corrects first paragraph to say Lanigan is the former CEO of Southeast Asset Advisors, not the CEO of Southeastern Asset Management. The error also appeared in a previous edition of U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE) U.S. stock index futures were lower on Monday, with the Dow Jones industrial average slipping nearly 200 points, as fears of a global economic slowdown worsening rattle investors. Dow Jones industrial average futures were down 1.39 percent at 15,906, S&P 500 futures were down 1.49 percent at 1,847.25 and Nasdaq 100 futures were down 2.27 percent at 3,930.75.

** CTI BIOPHARMA CORP, Friday close $1.12, -47.32 pct premarket

The drug developer says the U.S. FDA has placed a partial clinical hold on studies for its lead cancer drug, pacritinib.

** BIOCRYST PHARMACEUTICALS INC, Friday close $6.14, -64.66 pct premarket

The drug developer said its lead drug failed to reduce the frequency of recurrent swelling in patients with hereditary angioedema, a rare genetic condition.

** HASBRO INC, Friday close $74.1, +0.40 pct premarket

The company reported its biggest jump in quarterly revenue in nearly five years, beating analysts' estimates by a wide margin, driven by demand for toys based on the "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" and "Jurassic World" movies.   Continued...