BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-MediciNova, La Jolla, Apricus, Lululemon
(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) Wall Street was set to open lower on Thursday, with index futures wiping out earlier gains as more uncertain news emerged out of China. Dow Jones industrial average futures were down 0.33 percent at 16,216, S&P 500 futures were down 0.33 percent at 1,936.25 and Nasdaq 100 futures were down 0.24 percent at 4,245.
** APPLE INC, Wednesday close $110.15, +0.02 pct premarket
Apple unveiled a new TV set top box that responds to voice commands and fresh iPhones that sense the pressure of a finger tap.
** XPO LOGISTICS INC, Wednesday close $33.99, -5.12 pct premarket
** CON-WAY INC, Wednesday close $35.53, +33.21 pct premarket
XPO said it would buy trucking and logistics company Con-way for $3 billion, including debt, making it the second largest provider of less-than-truckload services in North America.
** KRISPY KREME DOUGHNUTS INC, Wednesday close $17.73, -15.79 pct premarket Continued...