MARKET PULSE-Time Warner, Barrick Gold, DreamWorks, JC Penney
Aug 1 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks to watch on Thursday:
CHINA, EUROPE MANUFACTURING DATA HELP LIFT FUTURES
U.S. stock index futures rose on Thursday, after economic data in Europe and China boosted hopes for the global economy and kept alive expectations for continued economic support from global central banks. S&P 500 futures rose 12 points, the Dow Jones industrial average futures gained 114 points, and Nasdaq 100 futures climbed 20.75 points.
** TIME WARNER CABLE INC, Wednesday close $114.07
The second-largest U.S. cable operator reported quarterly revenue below analysts' estimates as it added less than half the number of subscribers for high-speed data services that analysts had expected.