RPT-BUZZ-U.S. Stocks on the Move-MannKind, Kinder Morgan, Priceline, Achillion, Biodel
(Repeats to additional subscribers) (For faster updates on individual market-movers, Eikon users please use search string "STXBZ US"; for more market insights, including options activity, ; for the Day Ahead newsletter, link.reuters.com/mex49s; for the Morning News Call newsletter, link.reuters.com/nex49s) U.S. stock index e-mini futures rose on Monday: Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.39 percent at 16,544, S&P 500 futures were up 0.48 percent at 1,933 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.59 percent at 3,896.5.
** MANNKIND CORP, Friday close $8.13, +25.46 pct premarket
French drugmaker Sanofi is betting on inhaled insulin as an alternative option to daily injections for diabetics by signing a worldwide licensing agreement with MannKind Corp worth up to $925 million.
** KINDER MORGAN INC, Friday close $36.12, +17.11 pct premarket
** KINDER MORGAN ENERGY PARTNERS LP, Friday close $80.34, +24.53 pct premarket
** KINDER MORGAN MANAGEMENT, Friday close $77.02, +34.06 pct premarket
** EL PASO PIPELINE PARTNERS, Friday close $33.6, +30.98 pct premarket
Top U.S. pipeline company Kinder Morgan Inc said it will put all its publicly traded units under one roof in a $70 billion deal, responding to investor concerns about its growth prospects and complicated financial structure. Continued...