U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open on Monday, with investor sentiment subdued due to the ongoing turmoil in Gaza and Ukraine.» Read More
Mergers and would be-mergers, housing starts and producer prices could all influence the market today. Stocks look a bit weak on the opening after clinging to small gains yesterday that put the Dow at another record.
C0ca-Cola said Monday it has reached an agreement under which several of its bottlers would dismiss two lawsuits against the world's largest soft-drink company and two of its largest bottlers.
Maria Sharapova has endorsement deals with Nike, Land Rover, Tag Heuer, Canon, Motorola and Colgate. But I always thought she was missing the drink category. That will change likely tomorrow when PepsiCo is expected to announce a deal with the 19-year-old tennis beauty. Also, Michael Jordan and his wife have called it quits after a 17-year marriage. The timing of the announcement, just a couple days before the end of the year, was best for Jordan...