ConAgra Foods said it would exit its struggling private label foods business and reported a 3.7 percent rise in quarterly sales.» Read More
"Macy's is gearing up for earnings in November and with the holiday season about to kick into high gear, Fast Money's Karen Finerman thinks there's a chance to make some cash heading into the report."
The aerospace giant also raised its full-year guidance.
Sales of Biogen Idec's new multiple sclerosis drug Tecfidera fell short of Wall Street estimates for the first time. Its shares fell nearly 3 percent.
Dow Chemical said it was looking to cut fixed costs by $1 billion over the next three years, building on reductions that have helped boost margins.
Broadcom on Tuesday reported third-quarter profit of $98 million.
GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) reported third-quarter revenue lower than analysts forecast, as sales of blockbuster asthma drug Advair continued to fall.
Yahoo reported earnings of 52 cents per share, topping expectations of 30 cents per share.
McDonald's reports its worst monthly comparable sales decreases in the US and Europe since early 2003.
The beverage giant also reported third-quarter revenue that missed estimates and said it was ramping up its cost-cutting initiatives.
Lockheed Martin on Tuesday reported net income of $888 million in its third quarter.
United Technologies posted a rise in quarterly profit, helped by a tax settlement and earnings increases across its aerospace and commercial building segments.
The Travelers Cos. on Tuesday reported third-quarter earnings of $919 million.
Apple easily beat Wall Street forecasts, and its sales outlook for the current quarter came in ahead of expectations.
Chipotle Mexican Grill delivered earnings and revenue that beat Wall Street's expectations on Friday.
IBM on Monday posted earnings that fell well short of analysts' expectations, after seeing a "marked slowdown" in September.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals said it may raise its bid for Allergan after posting a better-than-expected quarterly profit.
Halliburton reported a better-than-expected profit, helped by buoyant shale drilling activity in North America.
Gannett on Monday reported third-quarter earnings of $118.5 million.
German business software maker SAP on Monday cut its outlook for full-year operating profit.
Hasbro reported a 43 percent jump in quarterly profit, helped by higher demand for its Transformers, Marvel and Stars Wars action figures.