BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Salesforce, HP, Intrexon, Siliconware

Fri Aug 21, 2015 7:07am EDT
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U.S. stock index e-mini futures fell on Friday as fears of a slowdown in global growth were exacerbated overnight.

Dow Jones industrial average futures were down 0.34 percent at 16,860, S&P 500 futures were down 0.19 percent at 2,021.75 and Nasdaq 100 futures were down 0.39 percent at 4,349.25.

** SILICONWARE PRECISION INDUSTRIES CO LTD, Thursday close $5.18, +20.27 pct premarket

Taiwan's Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc (ASE) , the world's top chip packager and tester, said it would buy up to 25 percent of Siliconware for an amount likely exceeding T$30 billion ($919 million).

ASE said it would offer T$45 per common share of SPIL, the industry's third-biggest packager, and T$225 ($6.89) per American Depositary Share.

** INTUIT INC, Thursday close $102.93, -2.85 pct   Continued...