(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 futures were slightly lower ahead of a set of economic data, including a report on consumer spending, and as investors assessed earnings from major companies.
Dow Jones industrial average futures were down 0.13 percent at 18,303, S&P 500 futures were down 0.21 percent at 2,160 and Nasdaq 100 futures were down 0.17 percent at 4,736.5.
** PROCTER & GAMBLE CO, Monday close $86.41, +1.26 pct premarket
The maker of Tide detergent and Gillette shaving products reported better-than-expected quarterly sales and profit, helped by strong demand for its baby, feminine and home care products.
** PFIZER INC, Monday close $37.31, -0.96 pct premarket
The largest U.S. drugmaker reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit, driven by sales of newer drugs and the acquisition of hospital products company Hospira.
** NEW YORK REIT INC, Monday close $9.48, +4.01 pct premarket
New York REIT and privately held JBG Companies have agreed to end an agreement to form an $8.4 billion real estate investment trust focused on New York and Washington, D.C.
** ARCHER DANIELS MIDLAND CO, Monday close $44.24, -2.80 pct premarket
The agricultural trader reported a lower-than-expected quarterly profit, hurt by poor ethanol margins and lower earnings from its agricultural services unit, which includes exporting and trading operations.
** EMERSON ELECTRIC CO, Monday close $55.78, -3.39 pct premarket
The maker of factory automation equipment said it would sell two units for a total of $5.2 billion as the company focuses on its high-growth businesses.
** TEXAS ROADHOUSE INC, Monday close $47.7, -10.19 pct premarket
The casual dining chain reported same-restaurant sales growth of 3.7 pct at company restaurants for the first 4 weeks of the third quarter, slowing from second-quarter rise of 4.5 pct.
** NAUTILUS INC, Monday close $18.44
The fitness products maker reported better-than-expected profit for at least eight straight quarters.
** COGNEX CORP, Monday close $45.32, +15.07 pct premarket
The barcode reader and machine-vision sensor maker reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and earnings, helped by consumer electronics, automotive and logistics businesses.
** INTEGRATED DEVICE TECHNOLOGY INC, Monday close $22.19, -17.67 pct premarket
The chip component maker reported quarterly profit in line with analysts’ estimates.
** AMKOR TECHNOLOGY INC, Monday close $6.45, +13.18 pct premarket
The semiconductor assembling and testing company reported a surprise second-quarter profit, helped by strong smartphone demand.
** MOSAIC CO, Monday close $26.63
The U.S. fertilizer company reported a quarterly loss as phosphate and potash prices remained weak, but the company echoed larger rival Potash Corp of Saskatchewan in saying that the worst appeared to be over.
** COMSTOCK RESOURCES INC, Monday close $2.88
The company said its operating cash flow was not enough to cover fixed debt at current commodity prices. It plans to fund capital expenses with asset sales or cash on hand.
** BIOSYSTEMS INC , Monday close $7.04
The diagnostic company reported bigger-than-expected quarterly loss, hurt by a 29 pct rise in costs and lower-than-expected revenue. (Compiled by John Benny in Bengaluru)