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* The Morning News Call newsletter: tmsnrt.rs/2fwPLTh U.S. stock index futures dropped on Monday, with reports of Facebook's user data being misused weighing on social media stocks and investors bracing for signals from the Federal Reserve for the future path of interest rate hikes.
At 8:18 ET, Dow e-minis were down 0.44 percent at 24,854. S&P 500 e-minis were down 0.46 percent at 2,743.25, while Nasdaq 100 e-minis were down 1.13 percent at 6,964.5. The top three NYSE percentage gainers premarket: ** Stewart Information Services Corp, up 17.9 pct ** Cheetah Mobile , up 10.7 pct ** Xerium Technologies Inc, up 6.9 pct The top three NYSE percentage losers premarket: ** Micro Focus International PLC, down 54.2 pct ** RAIT Financial Trust, down 12.8 pct ** Hecla Mining Co, down 9.1 pct The top three Nasdaq percentage gainers premarket: ** Geron Corp, up 30.6 pct ** Heron Therapeutics Inc, up 27.9 pct ** Cellectar Biosciences Inc, up 16.2 pct The top three Nasdaq percentage losers premarket: ** Aemetis Inc, down 13.5 pct ** Universal Display Corp, down 8.1 pct ** Origin Agritech Ltd, down 7.9 pct ** Apple Inc: down 0.4 pct premarket BUZZ-Apple iPhone: little improvement in demand in 2018-Nomura Instinet ** Facebook Inc: down 3.6 pct premarket BUZZ-Facebook: Slips after reports of data leak ** Newell Brands: up 2.4 pct premarket BUZZ-Newell Brands: Names Icahn nominees to board ** Cheetah Mobile: up 10.7 pct premarket BUZZ-Cheetah Mobile: Sprints on solid Q4 ** Frontier Communications Corp: down 3.9 pct premarket BUZZ-Morgan Stanley stays cautious on wireline space in 2018 ** Klondex Mines Ltd: up 53.5 pct premarket BUZZ-Klondex Mines: Soars as Hecla Mining’s $462 mln buyout offer ** Mylan NV: down 1.2 pct premarket ** Allergan PLC: down 0.9 pct premarket BUZZ-Branded opioid makers face more risk from lawsuits - Morgan Stanley ** CSRA Inc: up 1.4 pct premarket BUZZ-CSRA Inc: Eyes record on higher buyout offer ** Zoetis Inc: down 1.3 pct premarket BUZZ-Zoetis: Morgan Stanley cuts to “equal-weight” ** Fortinet Inc: down 2.1 pct premarket BUZZ-Fortinet: KeyBanc cuts to “sector weight” ** Geron Corp: up 30.6 pct premarket BUZZ-Geron Corp: Stifel sees higher chance of imetelstat’s success ** Arbutus Biopharma: down 2.9 pct premarket BUZZ-Arbutus Biopharma - Wedbush cuts to ‘neutral’ (Compiled by Akshara P in Bengaluru)