MARKET PULSE-BlackBerry, Greif, Envivio, Qualcomm
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Sept 5 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks to watch on Thursday:
** BLACKBERRY LTD, Wednesday close $10.76, up 2.3 pct premarket
The smartphone maker, which put itself up for sale in August, hopes to run a "fast" auction process that could result in the sale of the company by November, The Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday.
Earlier on Wednesday, China's Huawei said it will not buy another mobile phone maker such as BlackBerry to increase its market share in mobile phones.
** LOUISIANA-PACIFIC CORP, Wednesday close $15.26, up 5 pct premarket
The building products maker said it would buy Canadian peer Ainsworth Lumber Co Ltd for about $1.1 billion, including debt, to expand in Asia and other international markets. Continued...