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U.S. equities closed lower as investors weighed a possible Federal Reserve rate hike in December.
The Halftime Report experts give you their top stock to watch this week ahead of earnings.
*Renault under pressure as PM doesn't want Nissan deal. MILAN/ LONDON, Nov 9- European shares fell on Monday, led lower by shares in Portugal, where an agreement between leftist parties to work together to form a government unnerved investors. The would-be partners reject some of the reforms imposed to help Portugal escape a debt crisis.
*Renault under pressure as PM doesn't want Nissan deal. MILAN/ LONDON, Nov 9- European shares fell on Monday, led lower by shares in Portugal, where an agreement between leftist parties to work together to form a government unnerved investors. Portugal's PSI 20 index fell 3.1 percent, underperforming a 0.4 percent dip for the FTSEurofirst 300.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
U.S. stock futures were lower this morning, as the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development cut its 2015 forecast for global growth.
MILAN, Nov 9- European shares were little changed in mid-morning trade on Monday with losses among auto sector stocks led by Continental and Renault offset by gains among energy plays. Continental fell 4.5 percent as investors cashed in profits after the German tire maker revised up its full-year profit outlook following an 11 percent quarterly earnings...
Traders will look to retail data next week for further support of economic growth — from the consumer.
WASHINGTON, Nov 5- Three major companies, citing the under-representation of minorities in science and technology fields, are urging the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold affirmative action in university admissions in a closely watched case to be argued next month. Technology services company IBM Corp, chemical manufacturer DuPont and chip maker Intel Corp...
WASHINGTON, Nov 4- When an Amtrak passenger train derailed in Philadelphia in May, killing eight people and injuring scores more, the railroad industry's campaign to delay a Dec. 31 deadline to install technology to prevent such disasters appeared to be finished. Last week, under pressure from companies including Buffett's BNSF Railway Co, which has spent more...
NEW YORK, Nov 2- Dell Inc is preparing to sell around $10 billion in non-core assets, including software and services, to reduce the heavy debt load it will be taking on to buy EMC Corp, according to people familiar with the matter. Dell, which will assume $49.5 billion of debt once the merger with EMC is completed, has communicated the plan to credit rating agencies in...
Cisco's new CEO Chuck Robbins is picking up where John Chambers left off, announcing three acquisitions in three days.
Emerging technologies in biometrics are helping financial institutions and merchants free consumers from entering cumbersome passwords and PINs.
Oct 27- Networking company Cisco Systems Inc added to its small but growing security portfolio on Tuesday, saying it was acquiring privately held Lancope, which helps protect networks from cyber security breaches. Cisco has had a commercial agreement since 2012 to sell Lancope products, which analyze and prevent threats against company networks.
CNBC "Halftime Report" trader Jim Lebenthal bought shares of Cisco on Friday due to increasing Internet infrastructure spending and cheap valuation.
Oct 21- IT management software maker SolarWinds Inc said it agreed to be taken private by investment firms Silver Lake Partners and Thoma Bravo LLC for $4.5 billion. The offer of $60.10 per share represents a premium of 19.7 percent to SolarWinds' Tuesday closing price. SolarWinds' shares rose to $58.76 in early trading.
Jim Cramer provides his opinion on caller favorite stocks, including a play on Oprah's big stake in Weight Watchers.
The United States' chief technology officer, Megan Smith, took the stage at one of the largest gatherings of women in technology.
One CEO beat out Starbucks' Howard Schultz, Nike's Mark Parker and Salesforce.com's Marc Benioff in new performance rankings.
Jeff Bezos' HBR ranking affected by Amazon's low ESG scores, says the Financial Times.