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General Electric Co. rose$. 15 or. 6 percent, to $24.10. Snap-On rose $1.42 or 1.3 percent, to $114.70. Whirlpool Corp. rose $4.91 or 3.5 percent, to $145.33.
General Electric Co. rose$. 58 or 2.4 percent, to $24.53. Snap-On rose $2.32 or 2.0 percent, to $115.60. Whirlpool Corp. rose $4.13 or 2.9 percent, to $144.55.
General Electric Co. rose$. 27 or 1.1 percent, to $24.22. Snap-On rose $1.44 or 1.3 percent, to $114.72. Whirlpool Corp. rose$. 82 or. 6 percent, to $141.24.
General Electric Co. fell$. 07 or. 3 percent, to $24.20. Snap-On fell$. 17 or. 1 percent, to $115.61. Whirlpool Corp. rose $2.06 or 1.5 percent, to $142.69.
General Electric Co. fell$. 04 or. 2 percent, to $24.23. Snap-On fell$. 77 or. 7 percent, to $115.01. Whirlpool Corp. rose $1.96 or 1.4 percent, to $142.59.
General Electric Co. fell$. 30 or 1.2 percent, to $24.48. Snap-On fell$. 60 or. 5 percent, to $117.20. Whirlpool Corp. rose$. 32 or. 2 percent, to $141.60.
General Electric Co. fell$. 20 or. 8 percent, to $24.58. Snap-On fell$. 44 or. 4 percent, to $117.37. Whirlpool Corp. fell$. 55 or. 4 percent, to $140.74.
Companies like Whirlpool and Caterpillar are making costly additions to their otherwise sinewy supply chains to compensate for aging U.S. roads that are too potholed and congested for "just in time" delivery. Whirlpool, for instance, has set up a network of secure drop lots outside Chicago, Milwaukee and Minneapolis.
Some of Monday's midday movers:
NEW YORK/ STOCKHOLM, Sept 4- Sweden's Electrolux AB is near a deal to buy General Electric Co's iconic appliance business for more than $2.5 billion, in a move that would significantly expand its reach in North America, people familiar with the matter said. Representatives for GE and Electrolux declined to comment.
SEOUL, Aug 19- Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Tuesday it had acquired U.S. air conditioner distributor Quietside LLC as part of its push to strengthen its "smart home" business.
SAN FRANCISCO, Aug 14- Samsung Electronics Co Ltd will buy SmartThings, a startup backed by PayPal co-founder Max Levchin that helps connect household devices, one of its largest U.S.-startup acquisitions to date.
Cramer is seeing troublesome developments all over the market. "We have to face some facts here," he said.
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July 25- U.S. companies are reporting sluggish financial results in Latin America, showing the risks they face in relying on Brazil and other emerging markets in the region for growth. Several companies reported tepid performance in Brazil, the biggest economy in Latin America, where some economists fear the country is on the verge of a recession.
The U.S. appliance maker said its sales in China plummeted 80 percent last quarter as retailers in that country, anticipating its pending merger with Hefei Rongshida Sanyo Electric Co and the new line the merged entity will produce, stopped buying Whirlpool-branded products.
Whirlpool missed profit and revenue expectations by a wide margin, and cut their full year forecast.
July 23- Whirlpool Corp on Wednesday reported a lower-than-expected quarterly profit as sales fell in every region except North America. The company posted second-quarter earnings of $179 million, or $2.25 a share, down from $198 million, or $2.44 a share, a year earlier.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
July 23- Whirlpool Corp on Wednesday reported a lower quarterly profit as sales fell in every region except North America. The world's largest maker of home appliances posted a second-quarter profit of $179 million, or $2.25 a share, down from $198 million, or $2.44 a share, a year earlier.