MARKET PULSE-Bridgepoint Education, Alnylam Pharma, gold miners
July 11 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks on the move on Thursday:
WALL ST JUMPS AT OPEN AFTER BERNANKE REASSURES
U.S. stocks jumped 1 percent at the opening bell after comments by Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke indicated the central bank was unlikely to scale back its stimulus measures earlier than expected. The Dow Jones industrial average gained 1.02 percent, the Standard & Poor's 500 Index rose 1.02 percent and the Nasdaq Composite Index climbed 1.08 percent.
** ROCKWELL MEDICAL INC, $4.84, up 28 pct (0932 ET
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.
** BRIDGEPOINT EDUCATION INC, $15.79, up 25 pct (0956 ET) Continued...