Google Shares Halted; News Pending

1:00 PM ET Thu, 18 Oct 2012

An early and unexpected release of Google's earnings is weighing on the stock, and its shares are halted now, with CNBC's "Power Lunch" crew and CNBC's Jon Fortt. The company reported Q3 EPS at $9.03 versus a $10.65 estimate, and cost per click is down 15 percent from one year ago.