U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Media and telecom stocks, H & R Block, TAL Education


U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Media and telecom stocks, H & R Block, TAL Education

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U.S. stocks inched higher, as investors awaited a widely expected interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve and its guidance on the monetary policy.

The top S&P 500 percentage gainers:

** Twenty-First Century Fox Inc B, up 7.5 pct

** Discovery Inc A, up 4.2 pct

The top three S&P 500 percentage losers:

** H & R Block Inc, down 18.4 pct

** Boston Scientific Corp, down 5.2 pct

** AT&T Inc, down 4.3 pct

The top three NYSE percentage gainers:

** Pivotal Software, up 26.9 pct

** Korn/Ferry Internatioal, up 14.3 pct

** Bitauto, up 10 pct

The top three NYSE percentage losers:

** H & R Block Inc, down 18.4 pct

** TAL Education Group, down 11.7 pct

** 500.Com Ltd, down 10 pct

The top three Nasdaq percentage gainers:

** Greenpro Capital Corp, up 37.9 pct

** Enphase Energy Inc, up 33.6 pct

** Sharing Economy International Inc, up 22.3 pct

The top three Nasdaq percentage losers:

** Moxian Inc, down 24.8 pct

** scPharmaceuticals Inc, down 21.6 pct

** China HGS Real Estate Inc, down 11.8 pct

** Enphase Energy Inc: up 33.6 pct

Soars on deal to buy SunPower's microinverter business

** H&R Block Inc: down 18.4 pct

Shares sink after weaker margin outlook

Morgan Stanley raises concerns on FY19 investment

** Time Warner Inc: up 3.3 pct

** AT&T Inc: down 4.3 pct

** Twenty-First Century Fox Inc: up 7.5 pct

** Sprint Corp: up 1.9 pct

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Time Warner up on court nod for AT&T deal; all eyes on Comcast, Disney

Street View: AT&T-Time Warner decision to impact larger M&A market

AT&T wins court approval to buy Time Warner over Trump opposition

Fox, media firms rise after AT&T-Time Warner approval

Time Warner up on court nod for AT&T deal; all eyes on Comcast, Disney

M&A gates open with judge's blessing on AT&T-Time Warner merger

Jefferies cautious on impact for Sprint/T-Mobile, CBS/Viacom

** Qualcomm Inc: up 0.3 pct

Qualcomm will not exit data center business, chip chief says

** Pivotal Software Inc: up 26.9 pct

Jumps On Q1 report, FY forecast

** Netflix Inc: up 4.0 pct

Top analyst sees positive cash flow ahead, hikes PT

** Crown Crafts Inc: up 8.8 pct

Rises on higher quarterly revenue

** Flex Pharma Inc: down 67.7 pct

To stop two ongoing trials, cuts jobs

** Hershey Co: down 2.3 pct

CS sees convenience shopping as a threat, downgrades

** Stryker Corp: up 2.6 pct

** Boston Scientific Corp: down 5.2 pct

Stryker rises, Boston Scientific falls after Stryker denies takeover chatter

Medical device maker Stryker says not in talks to buy Boston Scientific

** Yelp Inc: down 3.3 pct

Aegis Capital cuts to 'sell'

** Aytu BioScience Inc: up 5.3 pct

Jumps on license deal

** USA Compression Partners LP: down 8.6 pct

Gassed on secondary offering

** VistaGen Therapeutics Inc: up 7.1 pct

Rises after winning two patents for depression drug

** Guess? Inc: down 0.8 pct

Co-founder Marciano resigns after misconduct probe ends

** Bitauto Holdings Inc: up 10.0 pct

Jumps after posting revenue beat, rosy forecast

** Brighthouse Financial Inc: up 1.2 pct

Shares fall after MetLife share-debt deal

** Sharing Economy International Inc: up 22.3 pct

Sharing Economy Int'l: Shares soar on license deal

** Korn/Ferry International: up 14.3 pct

Korn/Ferry International: Hits record high

** Can Fite BioPharma Ltd: up 6.9 pct

Can-Fite BioPharma gets first 'buy' rating, shares soar

** scPharmaceuticals Inc: down 21.6 pct

scPharmaceuticals: Tanks after FDA declines to approve lead drug

** Express Scripts Holding Co: up 4.0 pct

** CVS Health Corp: up 2.4 pct

** Aetna Inc: up 3.7 pct

Relief for CVS, Express Scripts from AT&T ruling

** IQVIA Holdings Inc: down 1.3 pct

IQVIA: Back for second walk around the block, this time with Goldman

** Advaxis Inc: down 6.8 pct

Advaxis shares slide as Jefferies cuts rating to "hold"

** TAL Education: down 11.7 pct

TAL Education: Retreats from record after Muddy Waters' short

** Madrigal Pharma Inc: up 6.9 pct

Madrigal Pharma: Jumps after reports on potential sale

The 11 major S&P 500 sectors:

Consumer Discretionary

up 0.62 pct

Consumer Staples

down 0.01 pct


down 0.26 pct


down 0.11 pct


up 0.40 pct


down 0.22 pct

Information Technology

up 0.39 pct


down 0.68 pct

Real Estate

down 1.20 pct


down 3.29 pct


down 0.11 pct

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