* Eikon search string for individual stock moves: * The Day Ahead newsletter: tmsnrt.rs/2ggOmBi * The Morning News Call newsletter: tmsnrt.rs/2fwPLTh U.S. stocks gained on Thursday on hopes that top-level U.S.-China trade talks would yield at least a partial deal, while a rise in Apple's shares lifted the technology sector. At 11:12 a.m. ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.94% at 26,592.87. The S&P 500 was up 0.95% at 2,947.26 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.96% at 7,979.627. The top three S&P 500 percentage gainers: ** Freeport-McMoRan Inc, up 6.6% ** Skyworks Solutions Inc, up 5.2% ** Qorvo Inc, up 4.7% The top three S&P 500 percentage losers: ** Delta Air Lines Inc, down 3.4% ** Hormel Foods Corp, down 2.2% ** NetApp Inc, down 2.1% The top NYSE percentage gainers: ** ProPetro Holding Corp, up 21.4% ** Danaos Corp, up 14.2% The top three NYSE percentage losers: ** PG&E Corp, down 30.4% ** Kraton Corp, down 26.3% ** Hexo Corp, down 24.2% The top Nasdaq percentage gainers: ** Ra Pharmacuticals Inc, up 100.6% ** OncoSec Medical Inc, up 37.8% The top three Nasdaq percentage losers: ** ForeScout Technologies Inc, down 34.9% ** Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives Inc, down 29% ** ADTRAN Inc, down 21.3% ** Bed Bath & Beyond Inc: up 23.8% BUZZ-Surges after hiring Target exec as CEO ** PG&E Corp: down 30.4% BUZZ-Dives after judge clears way for rival reorganization plan ** Infrastructure and Energy Alternatives Inc: down 29.0% BUZZ-Says no merger deal, shares slide ** NetApp Inc: down 2.1% BUZZ-Hits five-week low after GS downgrade - thefly.com ** HP Inc: down 2.1% BUZZ-Down after Goldman Sachs downgrades to "sell" - thefly.com ** Rada Electronic Industries Ltd: up 5.1% BUZZ-Up on new orders for radar systems ** ProPetro Holding Corp: up 21.4% BUZZ-Rises after management shake-up ** Skyworks Solutions Inc: up 5.2% ** Qorvo Inc: up 4.7% BUZZ-Cowen upgrades to "outperform" on upside from iPhone cycle ** Cisco Systems Inc: down 1.7% BUZZ-Down after GS downgrades on signs of worsening enterprise spending ** Village Farms International Inc: down 12.7% BUZZ-Drops on $25 mln stock offering ** Ra Pharmaceuticals Inc: up 100.6% BUZZ-Soars after being bought by Belgium's UCB for $2.1 bln ** Hexo Corp: down 24.2% BUZZ-Plunges after it withdraws 2020 forecast on market uncertainty ** Amicus Therapeutics Inc: up 1.7% BUZZ-Rises as it sees higher sales of rare disease drug ** Stealth BioTherapeutics Corp: up 15.6% BUZZ-Stealth Bio rises on development pact with Alexion ** Medicines Co: up 0.2% BUZZ-Stock appears "fully valued", Jefferies cuts to "hold" ** Delta Air Lines Inc: down 3.4% ** United Airlines Holdings Inc: up 1.0% BUZZ-Falters on downbeat current-quarter profit forecast ** Netflix Inc: up 3.0% BUZZ-Falls after UBS cuts PT on fears of lower subscriber growth ** Kroger Co: down 2.0% BUZZ-Falls as Jefferies downgrades to "hold", cuts PT ** Reata Pharmaceuticals Inc: up 9.0% BUZZ-Up on regaining rights to its treatment, increased loan term ** Buckle Inc: up 3.9% BUZZ-Up as September net sales rise ** OncoSec Medical: up 37.8% BUZZ-Gets $30 mln investment, shares jump ** Adtran Inc: down 21.3% BUZZ-Falls on weaker-than-expected Q3 forecast ** Mosaic Co: up 3.3% BUZZ-Mosaic Co rises on hopes that potash production curtailment will support prices ** SilverSun Technologies Inc: up 5.6% BUZZ-Rises on share buyback program ** United States Steel Corp: up 3.1% BUZZ-Shines on smaller Q3 loss forecast, strong sales The 11 major S&P 500 sectors: Communication Services up 1.00% Consumer Discretionary up 0.92% Consumer Staples up 0.40% Energy up 1.08% Financial up 1.59% Health up 0.83% Industrial up 1.19% Information Technology up 1.00% Materials up 1.41% Real Estate up 0.10% Utilities down 0.21% (Compiled by C Nivedita and Abhishek Manikandan)
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