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ATLANTA— Coca-Cola Enterprises Inc. on Thursday reported earnings that rose by 8.8 percent in its second quarter. The Atlanta- based company said profit increased to $198 million, or 78 cents per share, from $182 million, or 66 cents per share, in the same quarter a year ago. Coca-Cola Enterprises' shares added 2 cents to $48.78 in midday trading.
Talking Squawk, the official "Squawk Box" blog, provides tidbits, insights, and some sarcastic reflections on the WEEK THAT WAS and the WEEK TO COME.
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PepsiCo on Thursday reported a higher quarterly profit, lifted by sales gains in its snacks business.
Some high profile earnings beats by General Electric, Pepsico and Morgan Stanley helped counterbalance the hangover of Wednesday's big tech earnings misses.
Shares of Sodastream rose as much as 12 percent after Calcalist identified PepsiCo, Dr Pepper or Starbucks as the potential investors in the firm.
U.S. stock index futures traded higher on Wednesday, ahead of a busy day for bank, tech and pharmaceutical earnings.
Concerns over escalating conflict added to bond purchases, after a gauge of manufacturing in NY earlier grew at a slower rate than the previous month.
European shares closed lower on Tuesday, as Ukraine worries and fears about slowing demand in China weighed on stocks.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat-to-lower open on Tuesday, as investors awaited results from a number of industry heavyweights.
Like thunderstorms cooling an overheated landscape, more selling could rumble through the stock market in the coming week.