BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Builders FirstSource, NTELOS, Great Basin
(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) The Dow and S&P 500 were little changed 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 down 0.19 percent at 18,022.79 and the S&P 500 was down 0.21 percent at 2,097.66.
** BUILDERS FIRSTSOURCE INC, $11.4766, +66.33 pct
The building products supplier said it will buy privately held ProBuild Holdings LLC for $1.63 billion in cash.
** ORAMED PHARMACEUTICALS INC, $9.599, +54.08 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.
** GREAT BASIN SCIENTIFIC INC, $4.15, +41.16 pct Continued...