The company has been widely believed to be a takeover target, or that it might separately sell its meat or beverage businesses. A number of players, including Apollo Global Management and KKR, have reportedly expressed interest in a buyout. (Update)
Europe's sovereign debt woes will continue to tug at markets, as investors Tuesday also get a few new pieces of U.S. economic data and hear from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke on the economy.
The dollar is finding friends, as it always does when the world looks a little shaky.
Stocks ended sharply lower Tuesday amid concerns the Irish debt crisis would spread to other euro zone countries and the effects of the crisis in Korea prompted investors to dump risky assets. Microsoft and JPMorgan fell, while HP rose.
Stocks continued to sink as the dollar rose Tuesday as investors grew skittish about the prospects of the Irish debt crisis spreading to other periphery euro zone countries as well as escalating tensions in Korea. Chevron and Exon fell, while HP rose.
Campbell Soup's U.S. soup sales declined and net income fell 8 percent in its fiscal first quarter as increased promotional spending didn't pan out.
U.S. stock index futures remained lower after news of a better-than-expected revision for third quarter Gross Domestic Product as investors added an escalating conflict in Korea to the growing list of concerns dragging market sentiment lower.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Tuesday's Squawk on the Street.
Tuesday's economic headlines should show that the third quarter grew at a slightly better rate than reported, but the Fed's view of next year is likely to be worse than its previous forecast.
Traders expect a short and sweet Thanksgiving week, where investors will be reluctant to make new bets and markets could actually trade quietly.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, Nov. 10.
Stocks finished in positive territory after wavering much of the afternoon and trading lower earlier, as the dollar rose for a third day ahead of a meeting of G20 leaders beginning Thursday. Bank of America and Chevron rose, while Boeing fell.
Stocks wavered in mid-afternoon trading Wednesday, as the Dow slipped back into negative territory, although off the lows of the session. The dollar rose for a third day. Bank of America and Chevron rose, while Boeing fell.
Stocks fell as positive economic news on jobs and the trade deficit sent the dollar higher for a third day. Boeing and Pfizer fell, while Chevron and BofA rose.
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