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MARKET PULSE-Green Dot, Renewable Energy, Alliance Financial

Oct 8 (Reuters) - Some U.S. stocks on the move on Monday:

(For The Day Ahead newsletter click on ) WALL ST DOWN AFTER WORLD BANK'S ASIA OUTLOOK

Shares fell after the World Bank cut its growth forecastsfor East Asia, underscoring concerns about the global economicclimate and corporate profits on the cusp of the kickoff of thequarterly earnings season.

The Dow Jones industrial average was down 41.40points, or 0.30 percent, at 13,568.75. The Standard & Poor's 500Index was down 5.14 points, or 0.35 percent, at 1,455.79.The Nasdaq Composite Index was down 16.92 points, or0.54 percent, at 3,119.27.

** GREEN DOT CORP , $10.31, down 19.8 pct (0936 ET)

** NETSPEND HOLDINGS INC , $10.00, down 6.98 pct(0938 ET)

** WAL-MART STORES INC , $75.47, down 0.45 pct (0939ET)

** AMERICAN EXPRESS CO , $58.60, up 0.06 pct (0940ET)

Shares of Prepaid card companies Green Dot and NetSpend fellafter Wal-Mart and American Express announced a partnership tooffer customers an alternative to debit and checking accounts.

** RENEWABLE ENERGY GROUP , $5.99, down 15.8 pct(0941 ET)

The company said it would post an adjusted core loss for thethird quarter as biodiesel prices fell by more than a third.

** AFFYMETRIX INC , $3.60, down 16.5 pct (0942 ET)

The genetic analysis products maker forecast itsthird-quarter revenue below Street estimates, citing thetightening academic funding environment worldwide that reducedrevenues in its gene expression and eBioscience business units.

The company estimated a total revenue of $80 millioncompared with analyst estimates of $84.6 million, according toThomson Reuters I/B/E/S.

** ALLIANCE FINANCIAL CORP , $45.55, up 15.6 pct(0943 ET)

** NBT BANCORP INC , $21.21, down 4.24 pct (0944 ET)

NBT said it agreed to buy Alliance Financial in a dealvalued at about $233.4 million to expand its footprint in NewYork.

** TPC GROUP INC , $45.08, up 10.8 pct (0944 ET) ** INNOSPEC INC , $33.91, down 1.23 pct (0945 ET)

The chemicals maker said it received a buyout proposal fromInnospec for $721.3 million, topping an offer made by privateequity firms First Reserve Corp and SK Capital Partners.

** PROGRESS SOFTWARE CORP , $18.87, down 12.1 pct(0946 ET)

The database management software maker said it could seesome revenue slippage in the current quarter as a result of theresignation of Chief Executive Jay Bhatt.

** ALLSCRIPTS HEALTHCARE SOLUTIONS INC , $13.96, up4.73 pct (0946 ET)

Bloomberg reported that the healthcare IT company receivedoffers from a private-equity consortium, including BlackstoneGroup LP and Carlyle Group LP .

** NETFLIX INC , $71.77, up 7.84 pct (0947 ET)

Morgan Stanley upgraded the video streaming company to"overweight" from "equalweight," saying the company is poised toleverage its domestic cost structure and potentially become aglobal video platform.

** NAVISTAR INTERNATIONAL CORP , $22.31, up 5.18 pct(0948 ET)

The company agreed to appoint three new members to itsboard, preventing a proxy fight with activist investors CarlIcahn and Mark Rachesky.

** OCLARO INC , $2.46, down 6.46 pct (0949 ET)

The optical components maker announced preliminaryfirst-quarter revenue of $149 million - below analysts'estimates of $162.2 million, according to Thomson ReutersI/B/E/S.

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