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* The Morning News Call newsletter: tmsnrt.rs/2fwPLTh U.S. stock indexes were set to open higher on Thursday, a day after the Federal Reserve cut rates as expected but played down hopes of further monetary easing.
At 9:03 a.m. ET, Dow e-minis were up 0.19% at 27,199. S&P 500 e-minis were up 0.15% at 3,010.75, while Nasdaq 100 e-minis were up 0.16% at 7,907.25. The top three NYSE percentage gainers premarket: ** Eros International Plc, up 22.4% ** McDermott International Inc, up 6.0% ** Chesapeake Energy Corp, up 5.7% The top three NYSE percentage losers premarket: ** United States Steel Corp, down 11.6% ** Fiverr International Ltd, down 5.3% ** LAIX Inc, down 5.3% The top three Nasdaq percentage gainers premarket: ** Polar Power Inc, up 30.9% ** Global Eagle Entertainment Inc, up 23.2% ** Westwater Resources Inc, up 19.4% The top three Nasdaq percentage losers premarket: ** Immunogen Inc, down 28.6% ** VBI Vaccines Inc, down 28.5% ** Applied DNA Sciences Inc, down 15.7% ** Herman Miller Inc: up 10.2% premarket BUZZ-Jumps on profit, revenue beat ** Microsoft Corp: up 1.4% premarket BUZZ-Up on $40 bln share buyback plan, quarterly dividend raise ** United States Steel Corp: down 11.6% premarket BUZZ-Drops on weak outlook, broker downgrade ** China Biologic Products Holdings Inc: up 7.8% premarket BUZZ-Jumps on take-private buyout offer ** Overstock.com Inc: down 8.8% premarket BUZZ-Falls after former CEO sells stake ** Target Corp: up 1.2% premarket BUZZ-Rises on $5 bln buyback plan ** Applied DNA Sciences Inc: down 15.7% premarket BUZZ-Falls on proposed stock-and-warrants offering ** Beyond Meat Inc: up 1.3% premarket BUZZ-Well positioned to capture market share - Barclays ** Ares Management Corp: down 4.1% premarket BUZZ-Falls after pricing stock offering ** Provention Bio Inc: down 12.0% premarket BUZZ-Slides on $60 mln equity raise as Amgen chips in ** Hilton Grand Vacations Inc: up 1.9% premarket BUZZ-GS sees muted growth in U.S. lodging: Upgrades Hyatt, downgrades Hilton ** Darden Restaurants Inc: down 3.2% premarket BUZZ-Not tasty as Q1 sales miss ** CannTrust Holdings Inc: down 3.9% premarket BUZZ-More trouble for pot maker as Alberta to return C$1.3 mln products ** Eros International Plc: up 22.4% premarket BUZZ-Soars after partnering with Microsoft ** Twilio Inc: up 3.6% premarket BUZZ-MS sees opportunity in recent pullback; upgrades ** Bandwidth Inc: down 4.3% premarket BUZZ-Morgan Stanley downgrades to ‘underweight’ (Compiled by C Nivedita and Ayanti Bera in Bengaluru)
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