February 26, 2015 / 1:18 PM / 3 years ago

BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Chico's FAS, Cyberonics, Frontline, Gogo Inc

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U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Thursday morning ahead of a flurry of economic data, after the Dow edged up to a new record a day earlier while the Nasdaq snapped a 10-session winning streak. Dow Jones industrial average futures were up 0.10 percent at 18,213, S&P 500 futures were up 0.14 percent at 2,113.25 and Nasdaq 100 futures were up 0.16 percent at 4,443.75.

** 3D SYSTEMS CORP, Wednesday close $30.02, -0.90 pct premarket

The 3D printer maker’s quarterly profit plunged 86.2 percent as the company invested heavily in research and development and acquisitions.

** GOGO INC, Wednesday close $17.49,+4.75 pct premarket

The in-flight Internet provider posted an 18 percent rise in quarterly revenue as more flyers used its services.

** VISTEON CORP, Wednesday close $102.61

The auto parts maker reported a nearly 21 percent rise in quarterly revenue as higher vehicle production in Asia and Europe boosted sales of its air conditioners.

** TORONTO-DOMINION BANK, Wednesday close $43.44,+0.78 pct premarket

Canada’s second-largest lender reported a marginally higher quarterly profit, held back by its wholesale banking business.

** EHEALTH INC, Wednesday close $10.13

The private health insurance exchange’s fourth-quarter adjusted loss per share surged as estimated memberships for the quarter fell 10 percent. The company said it would review its open enrollment period performance and take a close look at its costs.

** CLOVIS ONCOLOGY INC, Wednesday close $76.55, +0.13 pct premarket

The cancer drug developer reported a wider-than-expected fourth-quarter loss as it spent more on developing its experimental lung cancer and ovarian cancer drugs

** CHICO’S FAS INC, Wednesday close $17.36,+6.91 pct premarket

The women’s apparel retailer said it had cut jobs and would shut about 120 stores by 2017 to save costs.

** COLLABRX INC, Wednesday close $2.23, -28.25 pct premarket

The cancer data analysis provider priced an offering of 2.4 million shares at $1.27 per share, a 43 percent discount to their Wednesday close. The company had 7.35 million shares outstanding.

** SEARS HOLDINGS CORP, Wednesday close $37.9, +0.42 pct premarket

The owner of Sears department stores reported a narrower quarterly loss as it continued to slash costs and said it would launch a planned property trust by June, raising at least $2 billion for the struggling U.S. retailer.

** KOHL’S CORP, Wednesday close $70.9, +2.26 pct premarket

The department store operator reported a 10.5 percent rise in quarterly profit, helped by higher sales of apparel and accessories in the holiday shopping season. The company already said this month same-store sales grew in the fourth quarter, marking the first growth after five quarters of decline.

** PETROLEO BRASILEIRO SA, Wednesday close $6.49, +1.23 pct premarket

Petrobras’ board has no plan to discuss the use of Brazil’s international reserves to inject new capital into the embattled state-run oil company, the firm said on Thursday.

** WORKDAY INC, Wednesday close $93.94, +0.05 pct premarket

The company reported a better-than-expected 60 percent jump in quarterly revenue, helped by strong subscription growth for its web-based human resources software, particularly in Germany and Japan.

** UIL HOLDINGS CORP, Wednesday close $42.33, +20.48 pct premarket

Spanish utility Iberdrola SA will buy UIL Holdings for about $3 billion to create a new listed power and electric utility and expand in the United States.

** CYBERONICS INC, Wednesday close $60.37, +17.57 pct premarket

The medical device maker has agreed to buy Sorin SpA in an all-stock deal that the Italian company said values it at about $1.4 billion.

** HEWLETT-PACKARD CO, Wednesday close $34.67, -0.20 pct premarket

The PC maker shocked investors by putting a $2 billion-plus price tag on its planned separation into two companies and provided only scant evidence that its highly touted enterprise segment is on a growth track.

** BANK OF AMERICA CORP, Wednesday close $16.49, -0.30 pct premarket

The bank on Wednesday said it reached a $300 million settlement of a lawsuit brought by lenders that helped finance construction of the failed Fontainebleau Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, which filed for bankruptcy protection in June 2009.

** EXXON MOBIL CORP, Wednesday close $89.6, +0.11 pct premarket

Venezuela has requested the annulment of a World Bank tribunal award that orders it pay Exxon Mobil $1.6 billion in compensation for nationalizations, both sides said on Wednesday.

** SALESFORCE.COM INC, Wednesday close $62.87, +12.37 pct premarket

The cloud software company raised its full-year revenue forecast, betting on strong demand for its web-based sales and marketing software and services.

** WESTERN REFINING INC, Wednesday close $43.64, +0.92 pct premarket

The company reported a better-than-expected adjusted quarterly profit on Thursday as lower crude oil prices helped improve refining margins.

** TOWN SPORTS INTERNATIONAL HOLDINGS INC, Wednesday close $6.75, +7.41 pct premarket

The fitness club owner said its board was evaluating a sale of the company and retained Deutsche Bank Securities Inc to assist the process.

** FRONTLINE LTD, Wednesday close $2.43, +20.58 pct premarket

Operating profit at the Norwegian tanker firm beat forecasts and the company said it expected earnings to improve further this year, benefiting from an oil glut that has pushed down prices of the commodity.

** AMC NETWORKS INC, Wednesday close $69.17, -100.00 pct premarket

The television network, home to “Mad Men” and “The Walking Dead”, is expected to report a fourth-quarter profit above the average analyst estimate, according to Thomson Reuters StarMine data. (Compiled by Sneha Banerjee in Bengaluru; Editing by Joyjeet Das)

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