(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 lower ahead of a raft of corporate results and data, including a report on private-sector hiring. Dow Jones industrial average futures were down 0.20 percent at 18,211, S&P 500 futures were down 0.20 percent at 2,148.5 and Nasdaq 100 futures were down 0.21 percent at 4,704.5.
** TIME WARNER INC, Tuesday close $75.78, +3.22 pct premarket
The company reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit as it signed up more viewers for its premium Home Box Office network, and disclosed a 10 percent stake in streaming TV service Hulu.
** BIOGEN INC, Tuesday close $330.11, -1.02 pct premarket
The biotechnology company has drawn takeover interest from drug companies including Merck & Co Inc and Allergan Plc , the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter.
** ELECTRONIC ARTS INC, Tuesday close $76.78, -1.54 pct premarket
The video-game publisher, known for titles such as “FIFA” and “Star Wars Battlefront”, reported a surprise first-quarter profit, helped by higher downloads of its games.
** AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL GROUP INC, Tuesday close $54.14, +3.62 pct premarket
The largest commercial insurer in the United States and Canada reported an operating profit that beat analysts’ estimate, driven by lower costs and strong underwriting during the quarter.
** FITBIT INC, Tuesday close $13.16, +7.14 pct premarket
The wearable fitness device maker’s quarterly revenue raced past analysts’ estimates as demand jumped for its new devices.
** ETSY INC, Tuesday close $12.71, +5.43 pct premarket
The online and offline marketplace operator reported better-than-expected rise in second-quarter revenue.
** CRAY INC, Tuesday close $31.28, -18.54 pct premarket
The supercomputer maker slashed full-year revenue forecast, blaming level and timing of new orders, and delays in getting key components from third-party suppliers.
** OFFICE DEPOT INC, Tuesday close $3.29, -1.22 pct premarket
Office Depot’s quarterly sales fell for the seventh straight quarter, hit by competition from online retailers such as Amazon.com that have been discounting school supplies.
** ANTHEM INC, Tuesday close $125.56
** CIGNA CORP, Tuesday close $124.13
The health insurer, which is fighting the government to save its merger with rival Cigna, asked a judge on Tuesday to decide on the deal by the end of the year and to split its case off from the government’s challenge of a second merger of insurance companies.
** SUPERVALU INC, Tuesday close $4.56
The wholesale distributor said it is evaluating a sale of its Save-A-Lot business, among other efforts to separate the discount grocery chain from the company.
** NABORS INDUSTRIES LTD, Tuesday close $8.69
The contract driller reported a smaller-than-expected quarterly loss as costs fell.
** ZAGG INC, Tuesday close $6.36
The mobile accessories maker reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue and profit, helped by higher sales of screen guards and rise in online sales.
** TABLEAU SOFTWARE INC, Tuesday close $56.4, -2.59 pct premarket
The data analytics software maker broke even in the quarter as operating expenses surged due to higher R&D spending.
** RUBICON PROJECT INC, Tuesday close $13.67, -19.60 pct premarket
The online advertising service provider lowered 2016 revenue forecast to $275 mln-$305 mln from $315 mln-$355 mln.
** OCLARO INC, Tuesday close $5.54, +11.37 pct premarket
The telecom equipment maker reported better-than-expected fourth-quarter revenue and profit.
** HOLLYFRONTIER CORP, Tuesday close $25.58, -7.94 pct premarket
The U.S. refiner reported a quarterly loss, compared with a year-earlier profit, as it took a $654.1 million impairment charge amid weak refining margins.
** NEWMONT MINING CORP, Tuesday close $45.86, +0.33 pct premarket
Barrick Gold Corp’s sale of its stake in Australia’s Kalgoorlie mine should attract a string of suitors, but its partner Newmont Mining may have an advantage over other bidders in the sale process, industry sources say.
** STONE ENERGY CORP, Tuesday close $11.12
The oil and gas company’s quarterly loss was bigger than expected as average daily production declined more than 40 pct.
** MAXWELL TECHNOLOGIES INC, Tuesday close $5.18
The electrical energy storage component maker’s second-quarter revenue fell 10 pct as microelectronics product sales fell and ultracapacitor revenue dipped.
** CHUY‘S HOLDINGS INC, Tuesday close $33.7
The restaurant chain operator’s quarterly comparable sales rose less than expected, hurt by a drop in traffic due to unfavorable weather. (Compiled by Diptendu Lahiri in Bengaluru; Editing by Anil D‘Silva)