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Shares of Staples popped Monday after analysts upgraded the stock to "buy", and the Sunday Times reported new moves in its sale of European assets.
Stock index futures are pointing to a flat to lower open following Friday's advances, which allowed the S&P 500 to break a 3-week losing streak.
But sales fell 3 percent in the quarter, hurt by a strong U.S. dollar and the closure of several stores.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Monday: Staples, Home Depot, Alaska Air and more.
With the lack of sustained economic growth, companies have turned to buybacks and dividends to pick up the slack.
Retail stocks got crushed on news that Macy's business was worse than feared.
The court did the right thing by shredding the Staples-Office Depot deal, a former FTC commissioner said Wednesday.
U.S. stocks closed lower, under pressure from disappointing Disney and Macy's earnings, amid sharp gains in oil following a surprise inventory draw.
Former FTC Commissioner Julie Brill weighs in on the Federal Trade Commission stopping a deal between Office Depot and Staples for antitrust reasons as well as the state of M&A activity in the U.S.
Mark Shafir, co-head of M&A at Citi, told CNBC why failed deals and regulatory scrutiny are giving clients pause.
Discussing the future of Staples after the merger with Office Depot ended, with Anthony Chukumba, BB&T Capital Markets senior equity research analyst.
Staples and Office Depot became the latest companies to abandon plans for a merger after facing scrutiny on antitrust grounds.
The FMHR traders take their positions on four stocks making news today, including what happens to Staples and Office Depot after ending their planned merger.
CNBC's David Faber speaks to Mark Shafir, Citigroup co-head of global M&A, about Staples, Office Depot, deal activity and the state of the M&A market.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan speaks to Steve Odland with the Committee for Economic Development and former Office Depot CEO regarding this reaction to the collapse.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
U.S. stock-index futures pointed to a lower open Wednesday, amid steady oil prices, as some disappointing earnings from Disney and Macy's weighed.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports antitrust concerns kills the merger between the two office supply companies.
The combined company would have claimed nearly 70-percent of the corporate services market.
CNBC's David Faber looks at the Staples/Office Depot antitrust case, the Williams lawsuit against ETE and ETP CEO Kelcy Warren, and whether the Halliburton/Baker Hughes deal will go to court.