A daily morning look at the financial stories you need to know to start the day.
-Stock futures are flat/mixed ahead of another day of earnings reports.
-Broadcom has made a $103 billion offer to buy Qualcomm in what would be the biggest tech merger ever.
-Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross is denying accusations that he did not disclose his interest in a Russian company connected to Russian President Vladimir Putin. Ross' investment in that company was revealed as part of a massive leak to a German newspaper from a Bermuda law firm that specializes in offshore investments.