BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Apple, Atmel, GoPro, Lennar, Merck
(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 e-mini futures edged higher on Monday: Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.51 percent at 16,401, S&P 500 futures were up 0.49 percent at 1,960 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.44 percent at 4,346.
** APPLE INC, Friday close $113.45, +0.48 pct premarket
The iPhone maker said it is cleaning up its iOS App Store to remove malicious iPhone and iPad programs identified in the first large-scale attack on the popular mobile software outlet.
** ATMEL CORP, Friday close $7.27, +17.47 pct premarket
Chipmaker Dialog Semiconductor said it had agreed to buy U.S. peer Atmel for about $4.6 billion, as the Anglo-German company seeks to expand its industrial product portfolio.
** GOPRO INC, Friday close $35.15, -4.52 pct premarket Continued...