Stocks FedEx Corp

  • ocks gained modestly after several largely upbeat economic reports, and a positive outlook from shipping giant Federal Express. Alcoa and BofA rose, while Microsoft fell.

  • FedEx's disappointing earnings report dropped futures about 4 points pre-open; initial jobless claims and Housing Starts for November (slightly stronger than expected) had little impact pre-open.

  • Stock futures surrendered earlier gains after  news on jobless claims and housing starts and after economic bellwether FedEx posted quarterly results that left investors disappointed.

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  • Stocks trimmed gains and turned mixed amid light volume Monday as retailers, and technology stocks slipped amid a market generally gaining support from M&A activity and as the market awaited word out of Washington on extending the Bush-era tax cuts. Caterpillar and Chevron rose, while HP fell.

  • Stocks turned mixed Monday as retailers were among the few sectors to struggle amid a market generally gaining support from M&A activity as well as the lack of an expected interest rate hike in China. Caterpillar and Walt Disney rose, while Intel fell.

  • On the day when shipping giant FedEx is expecting to handle a record number of packages—16 million—one analyst puts a buy on the stock, while another, likes both FedEx and its rival UPS equally.

  • Stocks traded modestly higher as deal activity lifted investor sentiment, and as the market awaited the expected approval of Bush-era tax cuts. Caterpillar and Disney fell, while HP rose. hr<!-- -->

  • Ben Bernanke takes the stage once again. Plus, earnings reports, economic data and much more.

  • What if FedEx cant live up to the hype when it reports earnings on the 16th?

  • Considering the market's impressive performance despite a terrible jobs report, is the Street currently inclined to shrug off bad news?

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  • What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.