BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Fitbit, Microsoft, Evoke Pharma

Tue Sep 15, 2015 11:01am EDT
 
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(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 rose on Tuesday after data showed retail sales continued to rise in August but gains were capped by caution ahead of this week's Federal Reserve meeting. The Dow Jones industrial average was up 1.00 percent at 16,535.28, the S&P 500 was up 0.87 percent at 1,969.96 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.86 percent at 4,847.023.

** FIAT CHRYSLER AUTOMOBILES NV, $14.81, +3.35 pct

Negotiators for the United Auto Workers and the company continued bargaining on Tuesday over wages and benefits for about 40,000 U.S. workers as the union delayed calling for strikes at the company's most profitable operations.

** GW PHARMACEUTICALS PLC, $113.73, +6.39 pct

The UK-based company said its experimental cannabis drug for treating schizophrenia was found to be superior to a placebo in a mid-stage trial.

** FITBIT INC, $32.95, +2.97 pct   Continued...