MARKET PULSE-Boeing, Amazon, Chesapeake, RIM, Dolby, Kinder Morgan
Jan 30 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks to watch on Wednesday:
FUTURES FLAT AHEAD OF DATA, AMAZON CLIMBS EARLY
U.S. stock index futures were flat as investors digested recent gains and awaited a new round of key U.S. economic data, though Amazon surged after its earnings results. S&P 500 futures fell 0.02 percent, but remained above fair value - a formula that evaluates pricing by taking into account interest rates, dividends and time to expiration on the contract. Dow Jones industrial average futures were flat and Nasdaq 100 futures rose 0.07 percent.
** APPLE INC, Tuesday close $458.27, down 0.3 pct premarket
South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co did not willfully infringe on some of Apple's patents, a U.S. federal court ruled, foiling the iPhone maker's attempt to ratchet up the $1.05 billion in damages it was awarded last August by a U.S. jury. Continued...