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BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Apple, Ford, Pepper Snapple, Immersion, KapStone, Avon

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At 8:48 ET, Dow e-minis were down 0.15 percent at 26,563. S&P 500 e-minis were down 0.23 percent at 2,867.75, while Nasdaq 100 e-minis were down 0.24 percent at 7,013.5. The top three NYSE percentage gainers premarket: ** Dr Pepper Snapple, up 41.4 pct ** KapStone, up 31.6 pct ** Bioamber Inc, up 16.9 pct The top three NYSE percentage losers premarket: ** Pacific Coast Oil, down 12 pct ** Adient Plc, down 5.9 pct ** Cellcom Israel, down 5.7 pct The top three Nasdaq percentage gainers premarket: ** Immersion Corp, up 54.0 pct ** Monster Digital Inc, up 21.5 pct ** Ablynx, up 14.9 pct The top three Nasdaq percentage losers premarket: ** Aradigm Corp, down 38.4 pct ** Calamos Strategic Total Return Fund, down 10.5 pct ** Changyou.Com Ltd, down 10.5 pct ** Apple Inc: down 1.18 pct premarket Apple set to halve Q1 iPhone X production target - Nikkei ** Ford Motor Corp: down 1.97 pct premarket Ford China chief in abrupt departure, a blow to recovery hopes BUZZ-China head departure piles more pressure on stock ** Dr Pepper Snapple: up 41.4 pct premarket UPDATE 2-K-Cup owner Keurig grabs Dr Pepper Snapple BUZZ-Dr Pepper Snapple sparkles on deal with Keurig

** KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp: up 31.6 pct premarket ** WestRock Co: up 1.1 pct premarket UPDATE 1-Packaging company WestRock to buy smaller rival KapStone BUZZ-Surges on wrapping up deal to be bought by WestRock

** Lockheed Martin: up 2.6 pct premarket UPDATE 2-Lockheed Martin revenue beats, profit to rise in 2018 BUZZ-Lockheed Martin: Climbs on quarterly revenue beat

** Wynn Resorts: down 3.7 pct premarket BUZZ- DB keeps “buy”, but cautions against buying the dip

** Avon Products Inc: up 15.6 pct premarket Avon shareholders call for sale, shares rise BUZZ-Up on report of activist pressure for a sale ** Alphabet Inc: up 0.3 pct premarket BUZZ-Alphabet Inc: DB expects strong Q4 results, raises PT

** Sogou Inc: down 4.2 pct premarket BUZZ-Climbs on quarterly profit beat

** Seagate Technology: up 5.0 pct premarket BUZZ-Seagate Technology: Rises on Q2 beat

** Ballard Power Systems: up 12.0 pct premarket BUZZ-Comments on short-seller report ** Finisar Corp: down 1.8 pct premarket BUZZ-Margin compression makes Finisar “tough” to buy - Piper Jaffray

** Applied Optoelectronics: down 2.1 pct premarket BUZZ-Piper Jaffray downgrades to ‘neutral’

** Northern Dynasty Minerals: down 21.6 pct premarket BUZZ-U.S. EPA maintains restriction on Alaska mine project ** Ltd: down 10.5 pct premarket BUZZ-Falls on Q4 miss

** Sharing Economy International: up 6.6 pct premarket BUZZ-Up on potential acquisition pact ** Aradigm Corp: down 38.4 pct premarket BUZZ-Aradigm Corp slumps after FDA rejects lung disease drug NDA ** Immersion Corp: up 54.0 pct premarket BUZZ-Immersion Corp jumps on settlement with Apple (Compiled by Ahmed Farhatha in Bengaluru; Editing by Savio D’Souza)