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TIME: 1913GMT NEWS: Visa (V) and MasterCard (MA) get initial approval for USD 7.5bln swipe fee deal according to Bloomberg REACTION: Visa shares jumped 1.25% in reaction to the news, last trade at USD 143.79, MasterCard shares jumped 0.99% in reaction, last trade at USD 468.68 SOURCE: Newswires TIME: 1828GMT NEWS: FTC said to seek more divestitures in Hertz(HTZ) Dollar Thrifty (DTG) deal REACTION: Hertz shares dropped 1.21% from USD 13.79 to USD 13.62 in reaction to the news. SOURCE: Newswires TIME: 1759GMT NEWS: Medicis Pharmaceutical (MRX) falls to session lows; Q-Med lawsuit in filing earlier REACTION: MRX had earlier dropped -4.57% to USD 40.36 attributed to this story, however shares have now bounced to USD 41.39. SOURCE: Newswires TIME: 1625GMT NEWS: Molycorp (MCP) discloses SEC investigation of accuracy of public disclosures from 10Q REACTION: MCP shares have seen downside in recent trade and have now been halted for trade at USD 7.57. - MCP have now resumed trade and have pulled off session lows; trades USD 8.04 last (-7.4%). SOURCE: Newswires TIME: 1525GMT NEWS: Market talk of a potential Exxon Mobil (XOM) bid for Range Resources (RRC) REACTION: RRC shares jumped 1.07% from USD 66.04 to USD 66.76 in reaction to the news. SOURCE: Newswires TIME: 1200GMT NEWS: JC Penney (JCP) adjusted loss per share USD 0.93 vs. Exp. loss per share USD 0.07 REACTION: Co. shares trading down 10% in pre-market trade following this poor report. SOURCE: Newswires TIME: 1144GMT NEWS: BoE's King says size of asset purchases, sales will need to take into account repayments of maturing bonds REACTION: In reaction to the news, UK 10-year gilts futures move 31 pips to the upside from 120.60 to 120.91. SOURCE: Newswires

09 Nov 2012 - 21:03 - Energy Rumour - Source: RANsquawk

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