* 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 rose on Wednesday as gains in chipmaker Micron boosted the technology sector and comments from Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin fueled hopes that the United States and China were making progress in their trade talks. At 11:26 ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 0.21% at 26,604.74. The S&P 500 was up 0.19% at 2,922.9 and the Nasdaq Composite was up 0.63% at 7,934.534. The top three S&P 500 percentage gainers: ** Micron Technology Inc, up 14% ** Western Digital Corp, up 8.1% ** Nvidia Corp, up 5.7% The top three S&P 500 percentage losers: ** Rollins Inc, down 5.8% ** General Mills Inc, down 5.5% ** Nektar Therapeutics, down 3.5% The top three NYSE percentage gainers: ** Aerohive Networks Inc, up 39.2% ** SYNNEX Corp, up 11.8% ** Ensco Rowan Plc, up 11.6% The top three NYSE percentage losers: ** Oncocyte Corp, down 37.6% ** Arcus Biosciences Inc, down 18.2% ** Care.com Inc, down 17.7% The top three Nasdaq percentage gainers: ** XpresSpa Group Inc, up 82.4% ** Toughbuilt Industries Inc, up 20.1% ** Net Element Inc, up 15.2% The top three Nasdaq percentage losers: ** Cambium Networks Corp, down 17.1% ** Global Blood Therapeutics Inc, down 11.6% ** Phunware Inc, down 11.6% ** Micron Technology Inc: up 14.0% ** Nvidia Corp: up 5.7% ** Intel Corp: up 2.8% ** Xilinx Inc: up 4.1% ** Advanced Micro Devices Inc: up 4.1% ** Western Digital Corp: up 8.1% ** Lam Research Corp: up 3.0% ** Applied Materials Inc: up 3.1% BUZZ-Chipmakers rally on Micron's upbeat report, Huawei shipments BUZZ-Street View: Micron earnings increase confidence for H2 recovery ** FedEx Corp: up 1.8% BUZZ-Street View: FedEx FY20 forecast "no worse than feared" ** ConocoPhillips: up 5.4% BUZZ-Mizuho raises to 'buy' on higher div expectations ** General Mills Inc: down 5.5% ** Kellogg Co: down 2.0% ** Conagra Brands Inc: down 0.8% ** Campbell Soup Co: down 1.6% ** J M Smucker Co: down 3.2% BUZZ-Drags peers after lower snacks demand hits Q4 sales ** Acasti Pharma Inc: up 16.0% BUZZ-Acasti Pharma rises after HC Wainwright starts with "buy" ** Aerohive Networks Inc: up 39.2% BUZZ-Aerohive Networks eyes best day on buyout offer ** Blackberry Ltd: down 9.2% BUZZ-BlackBerry falls after posting weaker-than-expected IoT revenue ** Riot Blockchain Inc: up 11.1% ** Marathon Patent Group Inc: up 11.2% ** Overstock.com Inc: up 9.9% BUZZ-Bitcoin rally pushes crypto plays higher ** Altria Group Inc: down 2.0% ** Philip Morris International Inc: down 1.3% ** British American Tobacco Plc: down 0.5% BUZZ-Altria slips after San Francisco bans e-cigarette sales ** Global Blood Therapeutics Inc: down 11.6% BUZZ-Drops after pricing discounted $200 mln share offering ** Kadmon Holdings Inc: up 6.1% BUZZ-Oppenheimer starts with 'outperform', calls stock a bargain ** Beyond Meat Inc: up 4.8% BUZZ-Rises on national rollout of plant-based 'ground beef' ** Corteva Inc: up 5.2% BUZZ-Rises on $1 bln buyback, first dividend since DowDuPont spinoff ** Kaman Corp: up 1.2% BUZZ-Rises on sale of distribution unit for $700 mln ** Titan Pharmaceuticals Inc: up 1.4% BUZZ-Rises as Maxim starts coverage with "buy" ** Care.com Inc: down 17.7% BUZZ-Care.com having worst day ever on CFO resignation, analyst downgrade ** BOS Better Online Solutions Ltd: up 8.0% BUZZ-Rises on winning order from U.S. manufacturer ** Lennar Corp: down 1.3% ** D.R. Horton Inc: down 2.0% ** PulteGroup Inc: down 1.1% ** Toll Brothers Inc: down 1.1% ** KB Home: down 1.4% ** Meritage Homes Corp: down 0.5% BUZZ-U.S. homebuilders: Fall for second day as investors worry about health of sector ** Acer Therapeutics Inc: down 6.7% BUZZ-Falls after FDA setback slashes confidence in co's pipeline ** Electronic Arts Inc: down 0.5% BUZZ-EA dips on report of potentially exposing over 300 mln players to hackers ** Inovio Pharmaceuticals Inc: up 13.9% BUZZ-Rallies on completing enrollment for immunotherapy trial The 11 major S&P 500 sectors: Communication Services down 0.16% Consumer Discretionary up 0.60% Consumer Staples down 1.13% Energy up 2.16% Financial up 0.44% Health down 1.17% Industrial up 0.24% Information Technology up 1.48% Materials down 0.18% Real Estate down 1.75% Utilities down 1.36% (Compiled by Arjun Panchadar in Bengaluru)
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