BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-XenoPort, Maxwell Technologies, SunEdison
(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 climb in August, strengthening the case for an interest rate increase when the Federal Reserve meets this week. The Dow Jones industrial average was up 1.05 percent at 16,543.03, the S&P 500 was up 0.90 percent at 1,970.54 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.78 percent at 4,843.436.
** FIAT CHRYSLER AUTOMOBILES NV, $14.73, +2.79 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, $113.5, +6.17 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, $32.81, +2.53 pct Continued...