December 21, 2017 / 6:13 PM / 10 months ago

BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-PG&E, Chevron, SCANA, Embraer

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Wall Street's main indexes rose on Thursday as investors expected lower
corporate tax rates to encourage companies to spend their additional capital on
dividends, new projects and wage hikes.
 
    At 12:39 ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.41 percent at
24,828.51. The S&P 500 was up 0.37 percent at 2,689.1 and the Nasdaq
Composite was up 0.32 percent at 6,983.006.
 
 The top three S&P 500 percentage gainers:
 ** Discovery Communications C, up 6.4 pct
 ** Discovery Communications A, up 5.9 pct
 ** Envision Healthcare, up 5.8 pct
 
 The top three S&P 500 percentage losers:
 ** PG&E Corp, down 14 pct
 ** SCANA Corp, down 7.6 pct
 ** Edison International, down 7 pct
 
 The top three NYSE percentage gainers:
 ** Gener8 Maritime, up 30 pct
 ** Embraer SA, up 23.4 pct
 ** Comcast Holdings, up 19.2 pct
 
 The top three NYSE percentage losers:
 ** GNC Holdings, down 22 pct
 ** PG&E Corp, down 14 pct
 ** Gafisa S A, down 8 pct
 
 The top three Nasdaq percentage gainers:
 ** Long Island Iced Tea Corp, up 191.8 pct
 ** Nxt-ID Inc, up 121.9 pct
 ** Jetpay Corp, up 47.3 pct
 
 The top three Nasdaq percentage losers:
 ** Dolphin Entertainment Inc, down 54.8 pct
 ** Wins Finance Holdings Inc, down 16.7 pct
 ** Apogee Enterprises Inc, down 15.7 pct
 
 
 ** Embraer SA: up 23.4 pct
 ** Boeing Co: down 0.3 pct
 UPDATE 2-Boeing held takeover talks with Embraer - WSJ
 BUZZ-Boeing held takeover talks with Embraer -WSJ -
 
 ** Gener8 Maritime: up 30.0 pct
 ** Euronav NV: up 1.9 pct
 UPDATE 2-Belgian tanker group Euronav to buy U.S. rival Gener8 Maritime

 BUZZ-Euronav Deal to buy Gener8 boosts shares
 
 ** Aeterna Zentaris: up 47.3 pct
 BUZZ-FDA approves growth hormone deficiency test
 
 ** TechnipFMC: up 3.5 pct
 UPDATE 1-Statoil to extend Snorre oilfield output under $2.3 bln plan

 
 ** Bed Bath & Beyond: down 13.3 pct
 BUZZ- Slips after concerns around margins
 
 ** Axovant Sciences: down 1.7 pct
 BUZZ-Jefferies downgrades to 'hold'
 
 ** Histogenics Corp: up 17.8 pct
 BUZZ-Rises on deal with Japan's Medinet
 
  ** Veritone Inc: up 6.0 pct
 BUZZ-Rises on acquisition of machine learning firm
 
 ** Nova Lifestyle Inc: up 11.1 pct
 BUZZ-Jumps for 2nd day on more bitcoin-related news
 
 ** Apogee Enterprises: down 15.7 pct
 BUZZ-Shares fall on FY18 forecast cut
 
 ** Finish Line: up 13.1 pct
 BUZZ-Jumps on surprise rise in comp sales, FY outlook
 
 ** Accenture Plc: up 2.9 pct
 UPDATE 2-Accenture's digital push boosts earnings, shares hit record

 BUZZ-Hits record high after Q1 beat
 
 ** Biogen Inc: down 3.2 pct
 Biogen's Alzheimer's drug fails to meet main goal in mid-stage trial

 BUZZ-Down after Alzheimer's drug fails to meet main goal
 
 ** PG&E Corp: down 14.0 pct
 BUZZ-Set for worst day in 15 years on dividend suspension
 
 ** Long Island Iced Tea Corp: up 191.8 pct
 Long Island Iced Tea skyrockets after renaming itself Long Blockchain

 BUZZ-Long Island Iced Tea to focus on blockchain tech, changes name

 
 ** Discovery Communications: up 5.9 pct
 BUZZ-BofA buys into Scripps story, upgrades
 
 ** Fuel Tech: up 12.7 pct
 BUZZ-Up on contract wins
 
 ** Aimmune Therapeutics: up 3.2 pct
 BUZZ-Baird bullish on upcoming peanut allergy data
 
 ** Chevron: up 3.0 pct
 BUZZ-Climbs to 3-yr high on Cowen PT hike
 
 ** CarMax Inc: down 4.0 pct
 BUZZ-Shares slip on slower Q3 comparable sales growth
 
 ** GNC Holdings: down 22.0 pct
 BUZZ-Plunges to new low on note for equity exchange
 
 ** Voya Financial: up 10.1 pct
 BUZZ-Record high on sale of two businesses
 
 ** TechnipFMC: up 3.5 pct
 BUZZ-Up on securing Statoil's Snorre oilfield subcontract
 
 ** SCANA: down 7.6 pct
 BUZZ-Hits over 6-year low as SCE&G's motion to dismiss denied
 
 ** La Jolla Pharmaceutical: up 8.8 pct
 BUZZ-Gets booster shot from Wainwright upgrade
 
 ** Edison International: down 7.0 pct
 BUZZ-Tumbles to 2-year low after PG&E scraps dividend
 
 ** Bio-Key: up 16.3 pct
 BUZZ-Soars after $4 mln order
 
 ** Lannett: down 4.5 pct
 BUZZ-Falls as co names new CEO amid market entry of rival drug
 
 ** Lexinfintech: up 18.0 pct
 Chinese online lender Lexinfintech surges in US market debut
 
 
 The 11 major S&P 500 sectors:
 Consumer Discretionary             up 0.68 pct
 Consumer Staples                   up 0.14 pct
 Energy                             up 2.02 pct
 Financial                          up 0.89 pct
 Health                             flat
 Industrial                         up 0.08 pct
 Information Technology             up 0.11 pct
 Materials                          up 0.36 pct
 Real Estate                        down 0.23 pct
 Teleservices                       up 0.90 pct
 Utilities                          down 1.18 pct
 
 (Compiled by Anirban Paul; Edited by Maju Samuel)
  
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