MARKET PULSE-Acadia Pharma, Ralcorp, Corning, McMoran Exploration

Tue Nov 27, 2012 10:16am EST
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Nov 27 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks on the move on Tuesday:

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U.S. stocks opened slightly lower as worry over the threat to the economy posed by the "fiscal cliff" offset optimism from a deal to ease Greece's debt burden. The Dow Jones industrial average was down 0.25 percent, the Standard & Poor's 500 Index was down 0.18 percent and the Nasdaq Composite Index fell 0.14 percent.

** ACADIA PHARMACEUTICALS INC, $2.30, up 160 pct (0931 ET)

The biopharmaceutical company said its antipsychotic drug for Parkinson's disease patients succeeded in meeting the primary goal and key secondary goals of a pivotal late stage clinical trial.