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  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks closed higher Monday, helped by a pause in the oil price slide amid continued concerns about the high-yield debt market.

  • *DuPont, Dow Chemical fall after deal to merge. *Trina Solar surges after go-private proposal. *Apple, GoPro fall after price target cuts.

  • *Dupont, Dow Chemical fall after deal to merge. *Trina Solar surges after go-private proposal. The S&P energy sector was down 0.95 percent on Monday, with crude staying firmly below $40 a barrel, amid mounting fears of a worsening supply glut as OPEC and non- OPEC producers war over prices.

  • Janet Yellen, chair of the U.S. Federal Reserve, speaks during a news conference following a Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015.

    U.S. stock index futures indicated a mostly lower open Monday ahead of this week's Federal Reserve meeting.

  • *Dupont, Dow Chemical fall after deal to merge. *Trina Solar surges after go-private proposal. "Stocks are relatively quiet this morning, which is somewhat normal, after last week's shellacking," said Adam Sarhan, chief executive of Sarhan Capital in New York.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Stock futures turned negative this morning after being up strongly, as crude falls sharply to under $34 a barrel.

  • *China's economic data over the weekend showed factory output in November grew to a five-month high, suggesting stimulus measures from Beijing may have put a floor under a fragile economy. *Dupont shares were down 1.2 percent at $69.60 in premarket trading after the company agreed on Friday to merge with Dow Chemical in a $130 billion deal.

  • Daniel Loeb, founder and CEO of Third Point LLC.

    Activist investor Daniel Loeb has called for Dow Chemical to remove chief executive Andrew Liveris, according to The Wall Street Journal.

  • *DuPont, Dow Chemical fall after agreeing to merge. "Positioning has been clearly along the lines of taking risk exposure off," said Michael James, managing director of equity trading at Wedbush Securities in Los Angeles. The sell-off gained ground ahead of the close as investors took profits on stocks such as Amazon.com, which had performed well this year, said...

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks traded sharply lower as fresh multi-year lows in oil prices and another merger weighed ahead of the Fed's decision on rates next week.

  • *Dow, Du Pont to merge, then split into three. Dec 11- Chemical titans DuPont and Dow Chemical Co agreed to combine in an all-stock merger valued at $130 billion in a move that pleased activist investors, would generate tax savings and trigger more consolidation while drawing scrutiny from regulators. The "deal of three centuries," as Wells Fargo analyst Frank Mitsch...

  • Dec 11- Seeds and chemical maker Dow Chemical Co said it would assume full control of Dow Corning, its joint-venture with Gorilla glass maker Corning Inc.. The transaction is expected to yield more than $1 billion in additional annual EBITDA at full run-rate synergies, Dow Chemical said. Dow and Corning will maintain their current equity stake in Hemlock,...

  • Dec 11- Seeds and chemical maker Dow Chemical Co said it would assume full control of its joint-venture with Corning Inc, the supplier of Gorilla Glass for iPhones. Formed in 1943, Dow Corning produces silicon-based products for aerospace, automotive and electrical industries. The transaction is expected to yield more than $1 billion in additional annual...

  • *DuPont, Dow Chemical fall after agreeing to merge. Investors were nervous about making risky bets as they also worried about declines in China's yuan and high-yield debt markets after an investment fund announced the liquidation of a credit fund. "It hasn't been any one thing today, it's been an accumulation of concerns as the week has worn on," said Michael James,...

  • *Companies to merge, then split into three. Dec 11- Chemical titans DuPont and Dow Chemical Co agreed to combine in an all-stock merger valued at $130 billion in a move that pleased activist investors, would generate tax savings and trigger more consolidation while drawing scrutiny from regulators. The "deal of three centuries," as Wells Fargo analyst Frank Mitsch...

  • *DuPont, Dow Chemical fall after agreeing to merge. The International Energy Agency said it sees the oil glut worsening in 2016 as demand slows and OPEC shows no signs of slowing production. The CBOE volatility index, known as Wall Street's "fear gauge," was up 19.5 percent at 23.10, its highest level since early October.

  • *Companies to merge, then split up into three. Dec 11- Chemical titans DuPont and Dow Chemical Co agreed to combine in an all-stock merger valued at $130 billion, a move that could trigger more consolidation, please activist investors and generate tax savings while drawing scrutiny from regulators. The "deal of three centuries," as Wells Fargo analyst Frank Mitsch...

  • *DuPont, Dow Chemical fall after agreeing to merge. The International Energy Agency said it sees the oil glut worsening in 2016 as demand slows and OPEC shows no signs of slowing production. Adding to the somber mood, China's yuan fell to its lowest in 4-1/ 2 years on concerns about the country's slowing economy and expectations of a U.S. rate hike.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    CNBC's Jim Cramer doesn't see an upward path for the market heading into next year.