MARKET PULSE- Apple, Boeing, Microsoft, JinkoSolar, Canadian Solar
U.S. stock index futures ticked higher on Monday, with the Dow and S&P set to extend their records as trading continues to focus on economic stimulus from the Federal Reserve and other major central banks. S&P 500 futures rose 3 points, Dow Jones industrial average futures 55 points and Nasdaq 100 futures 4 points.
** APPLE INC, Friday close $524.99
The iphone maker has bought PrimeSense, an Israeli maker of chips that enable three-dimensional (3D) machine vision, for $345 million, the Calcalist financial newspaper reported on Sunday without citing sources.
** BOEING CO, Friday close $136.08, up 3.5 pct premarket
The U.S. planemaker said at the Dubai Airshow on Sunday that it had received orders worth $100 billion at list prices - its largest ever - for 259 of its new 777 jets.
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