BUZZ-U.S. Stocks on the Move-Sprint Corp, Twitter, Buffalo Wild Wings

Wed Jul 30, 2014 9:12am EDT
 
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U.S. stock index e-mini futures rose on Wednesday: Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.27 percent at 16,890, S&P 500 futures were up 0.33 percent at 1,969.5 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.51 percent at 3,972.5.

** TWITTER INC, Tuesday close $38.59, +23.24 pct premarket

The company halted a slowdown in user-growth in the second quarter with the help of product tweaks and services built around the summer's World Cup, assuaging concerns for now that the online messaging service had peaked.

** SPRINT CORP, Tuesday close $8, +3.25 pct premarket

The company reported higher-than-expected first-quarter revenue, as it expanded its high-speed coverage and came closer to completing a network upgrade that had caused a massive drop in customers.

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