BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Fortinet, Kimberly-Clark, United Tech
(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) Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.48 percent at 18,029, S&P 500 futures were up 0.51 percent at 2,101.75 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.58 percent at 4,433.
** VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC, Monday close $49.38, -0.04 pct premarket
The largest U.S. wireless company's quarterly profit beat analysts' expectations, helped by higher net addition of postpaid subscribers as users added more devices to data plans.
** SHAKE SHACK INC, Monday close $63.65, -1.92 pct premarket
Stifel analysts cut its rating on the Hamburger chain's stock to "hold", citing valuation due to recent appreciation in share price.
** UNITED TECHNOLOGIES CORP, Monday close $116.51, +2.05 pct premarket Continued...