The "Earnings Squad" dissect the earnings stories investors may have missed. Today, a look at Clorox's miss; Hyatt's plunge; and Garmin's decline, with CNBC's Melissa Lee, Herb Greenberg, and Josh Lipton.» Read More
Feb 20- Garmin Ltd said it expects to sell fewer GPS-enabled navigation devices in 2013 and forecast full-year results below analysts' estimates, sending its shares down 12 percent to their lowest in more than a year.
Stocks posted a modest gain in thin, volatile trading Thursday ahead of the jobs report, while worries over the looming "fiscal cliff" continued to linger.
*Starbucks, H&R Block buoy consumer discretionary names. *Dow up 0.3 pct, S&P 500 up 0.3 pct, Nasdaq up 0.5 pct. "Right now we're just drifting, waiting to learn about the cliff and jobs," said Donald Selkin, chief market strategist at National Securities in New York. "
*Apple's stock up 1.4 pct, one day after worst drop since 2008. NEW YORK, Dec 6- U.S. stocks drifted near the unchanged mark on Thursday as investors postponed big bets before the November employment report on Friday, but technology stocks rose on gains in Apple and Broadcom.
*Apple ranking drops to No.6 in China smartphone market. NEW YORK, Dec 6- U.S. stocks were little changed in choppy morning trading on Thursday as upbeat guidance from Broadcom partially offset weakness in Apple shares, while traders kept an eye on fiscal negotiations in Washington.
*Apple ranking drops to No.6 in China smartphone market. NEW YORK, Dec 6- Wall Street was set to slightly dip at the open on Thursday in what could be another choppy session as the progress of fiscal negotiations in Washington continues to determine the market's fate.
*Apple's stock up 2 pct on day after worst drop since 2008. *Apple's rank drops to No. 6 in China's smartphone market.
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