MARKET PULSE-Bridgepoint Education, Alnylam Pharma, Apollo Group

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July 11 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks to watch on Thursday:

WALL ST SET FOR STRONG OPEN AFTER BERNANKE COMMENTS

U.S. stocks were poised for a strong open, after comments by U.S. Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke indicated the central bank was unlikely to scale back its stimulus measures earlier than expected. S&P 500 futures rose 15.8 points, Dow Jones industrial average futures gained 124 points, and Nasdaq 100 futures was up 26.50 points.

** ROCKWELL MEDICAL INC, Wednesday close $3.76, up 28 pct premarket

Rockwell Medical said a late-stage trial of its experimental iron deficiency drug met the main goal of improving hemoglobin levels in patients with chronic kidney disease.

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