BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Builders FirstSource, AuRico, Oramed
(For faster updates on individual market-movers, Eikon users please use search string "STXBZ US"; for the Day Ahead newsletter, link.reuters.com/mex49s; for the Morning News Call newsletter, link.reuters.com/nex49s) U.S. stocks opened flat on Monday after three straight days of gains, as the corporate earnings season was poised to kick into high gear with a slew of reports this week. The Dow Jones industrial average was up 0.19 percent at 18,091.82 and the S&P 500 was up 0.18 percent at 2,105.74.
** BUILDERS FIRSTSOURCE INC, $10.9401, +58.55 pct
The building products supplier said it will buy privately held ProBuild Holdings LLC for $1.63 billion in cash.
** ORAMED PHARMACEUTICALS INC, $7.3756, +18.39 pct
MLV & Co analyst Raghuram Selvaraju assumed coverage on the Israel-based drug developer's stock with a "buy" rating and raised price target to $30 from $27.
** ARCA BIOPHARMA INC, $1.03, +22.63 pct Continued...