BUZZ-U.S. Stocks on the Move- Dicerna Pharma, Palo Alto, MBIA
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U.S. stocks barely moved on Monday after a set of mixed economic data, but the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite indexes were set to close a sixth straight quarter of gains - a streak not seen in more than 14 years. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 16.05 points, or 0.10 percent, to 16,835.79, the S&P 500 gained 1.15 points, or 0.06 percent, to 1,962.11 and the Nasdaq Composite added 15.24 points, or 0.35 percent, to 4,413.17.
** AMICUS THERAPEUTICS INC, $3.4875, +15.10 pct
The drugmaker said it is on track to report data from a late-stage trial of its genetic disorder drug in the third quarter of this year.
** MILLER ENERGY RESOURCES INC, $6.37, +16.45 pct
SunTrust Robinson Humphrey upgraded the oil and gas producer's stock to "buy" from "neutral."
With Alaska wells nearing completion, Miller's production is expected to grow to about 8,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (boe/d) around the end of next year from the current 5,000 boe/d, analysts wrote in a note and raised their price target to $10 from $8. Continued...