June 29, 2015 / 1:24 PM / 2 years ago

BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-European stocks, U.S. banks, Sysco

(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. stock indexes were poised for a lower open on Monday after Greek bailout talks broke down, intensifying fears that it could be the first country to exit the euro zone. Dow Jones industrial average e-mini futures were down 0.94 percent at 17,705, S&P 500 futures were down 0.91 percent at 2,076.75 and Nasdaq 100 futures were down 1.12 percent at 4,430.25.

** NATIONAL BANK OF GREECE, Friday close $1.28, -28.43 pct premarket

** DEUTSCHE BANK AG, Friday close $32.25, -5.21 pct premarket

** NOKIA, Friday close $7.23, -4.15 pct premarket

** TOTAL SA, Friday close $52.09, -4.36 pct premarket

** TELECOM ITALIA, Friday close $10.58, -3.59 pct premarket

** BANCO SANTANDER SA, Friday close $7.53, -5.84 pct premarket

European ADRs were trading lower premarket as the Greek turmoil spilt over across the Atlantic.

Greece closed its banks and imposed capital controls on Sunday to check the growing strains on its crippled financial system.

** JPMORGAN CHASE & CO, Friday close $68.95, -1.83 pct premarket

** CITIGROUP INC, Friday close $56.34, -2.29 pct premarket

** GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP INC, Friday close $213.17, -1.67 pct premarket

** MORGAN STANLEY, Friday close $39.5, -2.03 pct premarket

** BANK OF AMERICA CORP, Friday close $17.41, -1.78 pct premarket

** WELLS FARGO & CO, Friday close $57.44, -1.60 pct premarket

Wall Street banks’ shares were down premarket as concerns over Greece mount.

Greeks struggled to adjust to shuttered banks, closed cash machines and a climate of rumors and conspiracy theories on Monday as breakdown in talks between Athens and its creditors plunged country deep into crisis.

** SYSCO CORP, Friday close $38.37, +1.51 pct premarket

The food distribution company said it terminated a $3.5 billion deal to buy US Foods Inc after a U.S. District Court granted the Federal Trade Commission’s request for a preliminary injunction to block the deal.

** MERGE HEALTHCARE INC, Friday close $4.91

The company said it would combine its cardiology and blood flow monitoring solutions with Toshiba America Medical Systems’ portfolio of x-ray systems

** MCEWEN MINING INC, Friday close $0.935, +3.72 pct premarket

H.C. Wainwright & Co started coverage of the stock with a “buy” rating and $1.30 price target. It is the first brokerage to cover the stock.

“We believe McEwen is in the unique position to maintain profitability in the current gold and silver price environment,” analysts wrote in a note.

** NOVARTIS AG, Friday close $99.92

The Swiss drugmaker boosted its presence in pain management on Monday by agreeing to buy U.S.-Australian biotech firm Spinifex Pharmaceuticals, the companies said in separate statements.

** HERBALIFE LTD, Friday close $53.75

Hedge fund manager William Ackman, who has made a $1 billion bet against Herbalife, on Friday asked the company’s chief executive officer to release a video and say why he told an audience years ago that participating in Herbalife was a “lottery ticket.”

** ARATANA THERAPEUTICS INC, Friday close $13.44, +15.48 pct premarket

The animal health drug maker said on Friday that its experimental appetite-stimulating drug was found effective in dogs in a pivotal study.

** MICRON TECHNOLOGY INC, Friday close $19.66, -1.73 pct premarket

Mizuho Securities USA cut its rating on the chip maker’s stock to “neutral” from “buy” and cut its price target to $30 from $37. Mizuho analysts said higher-than-expected transition costs for Micron’s 20nm and advanced DRAM chips could compound a PC headwind over the next 2-3 quarters.

** SAREPTA THERAPEUTICS INC, Friday close $31.26, +1.73 pct premarket

The drugmaker said it secured $40 million in debt financing. Sarepta said it has drawn down $20 million under the loan facility, which allows it to borrow at an annual rate of 7.75 percent and maturity of June 2018.

** TWITTER INC, Friday close $35.26, -2.58 pct premarket

Rishi Garg, The company’s vice president of corporate development and strategy, has resigned to pursue other projects, technology blog Re/code reported on Friday, citing a tweet from Garg.

** AMAG PHARMACEUTICALS INC, Friday close $70.36, -2.62 pct premarket

The company said it would buy the largest newborn stem cell bank in the world for $700 million in cash and stock to strengthen is maternal health business, in its biggest deal ever.

** EGALET CORP, Friday close $15.07

The company said data showed its experimental painkiller was less likely to be abused than a form of morphine already being sold.

** CARLYLE GROUP LP, Friday close $28.54, -1.89 pct premarket

The private equity firm said on Monday it agreed to pay $115 million for an 18.5 percent stake in Chinese company JIC Leasing Co Ltd, the firm’s second investment in China in two days. (Compiled By Manya Venkatesh in Bengaluru; Editing by Simon Jennings)

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