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Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday:
Traders will be listening for clues about possible tapering off of quantitative easing when two Fed presidents speak later on Tuesday.
U.S. futures signaled a flat-to-lower Wall Street open on Tuesday, as markets in Europe and Asia remained cautious ahead of Federal Reserve chief Ben Bernanke's testimony to the Senate.
Earnings from several retailers are a highlight Tuesday, but, for traders, the Fed will remain the focus all week.
If earnings are driving the rally, then next week is going to be very telling. "I want to be careful of some stocks," Cramer said.
The next week investors get the last wave of reports from retailers. Here's Pisani's take on the Weather effect and the names that count.
Strategist Laszlo Birinyi says the market is for stock pickers, and investors to look at individual names instead of broad sectors.
Three stocks look strong ahead of earnings, Paul Hickey says.
Ben Bernanke's speech and the sequestration: how much of a headwind are they for stocks?
Check out which companies are making headlines before the bell Tuesday:
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Futures were off their best levels Wednesday, but optimistic comments from China's new leader helped limit losses.
Stocks finished slightly lower across the board Tuesday after wavering in a narrow range for most of the session as investors remained cautious amid the ongoing "fiscal cliff" discussions in Washington.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's morning movers.
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MEMPHIS, Tenn.-- AutoZone Inc. said Thursday that it elected PepsiCo executive Enderson Guimaraes to its board. In addition, AutoZone said two of its current board members, William Crowley and Robert Grusky, will not stand for re-election at the company's annual shareholder meeting in December. AutoZone's stock rose $2.08 to $371.55 in midday trading.
Manning and Hardaway join a minority group that includes singer and actor Justin Timberlake and a couple of Memphis businessmen, the person told The Associated Press on Thursday on condition of anonymity because Pera's purchase of the Grizzlies is pending approval by the NBA.
The National Retail Federation, the nation's largest retail trade group, now has a broader definition of holiday sales. Meanwhile, the trade group decided to broaden its definition to also include sales from retailers like Autozone and O'Reilly Auto Parts because they're becoming a fast-growing segment of the industry.