MARKET PULSE-Barnes & Noble, CytRx, Kroger, Dolan, homebuilder stocks

Tue Jul 9, 2013 12:16pm EDT
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July 9 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks on the move on Tuesday:


U.S. stocks opened higher in a broad advance, putting the S&P 500 on pace for a fourth straight climb, after Alcoa's earnings caused moderate optimism at the start of the earnings season. The Dow Jones industrial average gained 0.49 percent, the Standard & Poor's 500 Index rose 0.62 percent and the Nasdaq Composite Index added 0.52 percent.

** BARNES & NOBLE INC, $18.24, up 3.51 pct (1113 ET)

The company's CEO William Lynch resigned on Monday, an acknowledgement that its digital division Nook has failed to compete successfully in the e-reader and tablet markets and possibly presaging a further shake-up in the company.