June 1, 2017 / 3:56 PM / 5 months ago

BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Signet, CenturyLink, Express, Minerva, casino stocks

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U.S. stocks trimmed gains but remained higher on Thursday as investors turned
their focus to the monthly employment data on Friday, after better-than-expected
private sector hiring pointed to strength in the labor market.
    At 11:24 ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.13 percent at
21,036.09. The S&P 500 was up 0.19 percent at 2,416.29 and the Nasdaq
Composite was up 0.22 percent at 6,212.157.
 
 U.S. companies sign billions in deals with Vietnam
 
 The top three percentage gainers on the S&P 500:
 ** Signet Jewelers, up 7 pct at $51.48
 ** CenturyLink Inc, up 5.9 pct at $25.86
 ** Goodyear Tire, up 5.2 pct at $33.91
 
 The top three percentage losers on the S&P 500:
 ** Hewlett Packard Enterprise, down 5.3 pct at $17.82
 ** Analog Devices, down 3.1 pct at $83.08
 ** Extra Space Storage, down 2.8 pct at $75.32
 
 The top three percentage gainers on the NYSE:
 ** Palo Alto, up 15.7 pct at $137.23
 ** Ciena Corp, up 14.2 pct at $26.82
 ** On Deck Capital, up 11.6 pct at $3.95
 
 The top three percentage losers on the NYSE:
 ** Express Inc, down 19.6 pct at $6.24
 ** Zymeworks Inc, down 11.1 pct at $10.43
 ** Navios Maritime Holdings, down 8.7 pct at $15.96
 
 The top three percentage gainers on the Nasdaq:
 ** Minerva Neurosciences, up 33.9 pct at $11.05
 ** Neuralstem Inc, up 22.2 pct at $5.45
 ** Shiloh Industries, up 19.2 pct at $13.95
 
 The top three percentage losers on the Nasdaq:
 ** Abeona Therapeutics, down 19.4 pct at $2.80
 ** Tantech Holdings, down 14.2 pct at $2.12
 ** First Guaranty Bancshares, down 8.8 pct at $22.80
 
 
 
 ** Palo Alto Networks Inc: up 15.7 pct at $137.23
 UPDATE 2-Cybersecurity firm Palo Alto's Q3 report eases sales fears, shares
jump
 BUZZ-Results bode well for security spending - analyst
 
 ** BlackBerry Ltd: up 9.7 pct at $11.60
  BUZZ-BlackBerry could be the next Nvidia - Citron
 
 ** Pinnacle Foods Inc: up 5.4 pct at $65.70
 EXCLUSIVE-Conagra makes takeover approach to Pinnacle Foods-sources

 BUZZ-Conagra makes takeover approach -sources
 
 ** Dollar General Corp: up 3.4 pct at $75.90
 Dollar General's sales, profit beat as shoppers spend more
 BUZZ-Shares up on Q1 results beat
 
 ** Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co: up 5.2 pct at $33.91
 BUZZ-Goodyear peels rubber on Morgan Stanley double upgrade
 
 ** Deere & Co: up 2.3 pct at $125.26
 UPDATE 1-Deere to buy German road construction firm Wirtgen for $5.2 bln

 BUZZ-Deere & Co: Rises on deal to buy Wirtgen Group
    
 ** MannKind Corp: up 8.2 pct at $1.65
 BUZZ-Signs drug distribution deal for Brazil
 
 ** Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co: down 5.3 pct at $17.82
 UPDATE 2-HPE posts steep revenue decline in key servers business
 
 ** Wynn Resorts Ltd: up 4.1 pct at $133.97
 ** Las Vegas Sands Corp: up 3.4 pct at $61.13
 ** MGM Resorts International: up 2.1 pct at $32.40
 ** Melco Resorts & Entertainment Ltd: up 1.1 pct at $22.82
 BUZZ-U.S. casino stocks: Lift as Macau high rollers return
 
 ** Barrick Gold Corp: down 0.7 pct at $16.42
 ** Sibanye Gold: down 6.3 pct at $4.74
 ** Harmony Gold Mining: down 3.5 pct at $1.93
 ** DRD Gold: down 4.7 pct at $2.86
 ** IAMGOLD Corp: down 1.2 pct at $4.42
 BUZZ-Gold stocks tumble on strong dollar
 
 ** Ciena Corp: up 14.2 pct at $26.82
 BUZZ-Q2 revenue, profit beat expectations
 
 ** SPI Energy Co Ltd: up 36.3 pct at $1.84
 BUZZ-Jumps on UK solar project sale
 
 ** Minerva Neurosciences Inc: up 33.9 pct at $11.05
 BRIEF-Minerva announces amended agreement for MIN-202 in insomnia
 
 ** Shiloh Industries Inc: up 19.2 pct at $13.95
 BRIEF-Reports Q2 adj. EPS of $0.36
 
 ** Eleven Biotherapeutics Inc: up 7.4 pct at $1.47
 BUZZ-Jumps on positive DSMB recommendation
    
 ** Semtech Corp: down 2.9 pct at $37.10
 BRIEF-Semtech reports Q1 earnings per share $0.18
 
 ** Express Inc: down 19.6 pct at $6.24
 BUZZ-Express Inc: Record low after dismal Q1 results, forecast
 
 ** ChinaCache International Holdings Ltd: up 33.0 pct at $1.25
  BRIEF-Chinacache gets content delivery network business operating license from
Chinese govt
 
 ** NanoString Technologies Inc: down 7.0 pct at $17.06
 BRIEF-NanoString announces pricing of offering of 3 mln shares of common stock

 
 ** Box Inc: up 6.3 pct at $19.87
 Box beats expectations with steady growth, shares jump
 BUZZ-Results beat for 8th straight quarter 
 
 ** Air Transport Services Group Inc: down 3.4 pct at $23.04
 BUZZ-Air Transport Services Group: Slips as top holder halves stake

 
 ** CenturyLink Inc: up 5.9 pct at $25.86
 BRIEF-CenturyLink says Glen Post III will remain CEO until Jan. 1, 2019

 
 ** Regis Corp: up 8.5 pct at $10.25
 BUZZ-Jumps on plan for haircut for mall-based hair salons
 
 
 The 11 major S&P 500 sectors:
 
 
 Consumer Discretionary             up 0.37 pct
 Consumer Staples                   down 0.21 pct
 Energy                             up 0.32 pct
 Financial                          up 0.31 pct
 Health                             up 0.54 pct
 Industrial                         up 0.46 pct
 Information Technology             down 0.15 pct
 Materials                          up 0.52 pct
 Real Estate                        down 0.25 pct
 Teleservices                       down 0.13 pct
 Utilities                          up 0.16 pct
 
 (Compiled by Arunima Banerjee in Bengaluru; Editing by Maju Samuel)
  

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