BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-JP Morgan, Peabody, Facebook

Wed Apr 13, 2016 7:57am EDT
 
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(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 higher on Wednesday after strong Chinese trade data raised hopes that the world's second largest economy was beginning to recover.: Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.57 percent at 17,737, S&P 500 futures were up 0.60 percent at 2,068 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.78 percent at 4,525.

** JPMORGAN CHASE & CO, Tuesday close $59.28, +2.82 pct premarket

The biggest U.S. bank by assets reported first-quarter revenue and profit that topped analysts' estimates.

** PEABODY ENERGY CORP, Tuesday close $2.07, -71.98 pct premarket

The world's largest privately owned coal producer filed for U.S. bankruptcy protection in the wake of a sharp fall in coal prices that left it unable to service a recent debt-fueled expansion into Australia.

** FACEBOOK INC, Tuesday close 110.61, +1.26 pct premarket   Continued...