Pre-Market Report: Investors Eye Apple's Cash Balance

6:00 AM ET Mon, 19 March 2012

Stocks closed flat on Friday but major indices posted the best week since last December; investors are eyeing Apple again as the company announces it will hold a conference call to discuss the outcome of the tech giant's cash balance; traders will also be watching the ten-year as yields climb and prices fall, and analysts are concerned that oil prices could hinder economic growth, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.