BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Apple, Anacor, Fitbit, Ascena, MarkWest Energy
(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 index futures rose on Monday after euro zone leaders reached an agreement with Greece to move forward with a third bailout loan for the country to avert bankruptcy.
Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.65 percent at 17,784, S&P 500 futures were up 0.62 percent at 2,081.75 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.77 percent at 4,442.25.
** APPLE INC, Friday close $123.28, +1.18 pct premarket
Socgen upgraded the company's stock to "buy" from "hold" citing an expected successful launch of the new iPhone 6S handset in September.
** PIONEER NATURAL RESOURCES CO, Friday close $134.46, +1.80 pct premarket
Morgan Stanley raised its rating on the oil and gas explorer's stock to "overweight".
** DELTA AIR LINES INC, Friday close $42.46, +1.74 pct premarket Continued...