BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Quintiles, UBS, AIG, On Deck
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U.S. stock index futures were sharply lower on Tuesday after weak Chinese economic data raised concerns about the health of the global economy: Dow Jones industrial average futures were down 0.66 percent at 17,682, S&P 500 futures were down 0.69 percent at 2,060 and Nasdaq 100 futures were down 0.69 percent at 4,339.
** QUINTILES TRANSNATIONAL HOLDINGS INC, Monday close $69.1, -6.08 pct premarket
** HEALTH HOLDINGS INC, Monday close $26.87, -3.28 pct premarket
Contract medical research provider Quintiles and healthcare information company IMS said they would merge in a deal valued at $9 billion.
** MYLAN NV, Monday close $42.71, +3.37 pct premarket
Drugmaker Mylan posted a 17 percent rise in quarterly revenue, helped by higher generic drug sales, and stood by its full-year revenue and adjusted profit forecast.
** AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL GROUP INC, Monday close $56.59, -2.42 pct premarket Continued...