Investors will get an early preview on whether corporate America backs a rosier economic picture as key players in the S&P 500's two largest sectors - tech and financials - report quarterly results this week.
Lindt, the Swiss chocolate-maker, is close to securing a takeover of Russell Stover, the third-largest US candy company by sales, in a deal that would shake up the country's sweet-toothed consumer goods market.
(Reuters) - World financial markets became reacquainted with fear last week, and even if it was short-lived, the ructions in some riskier assets looked to some like a precursor to a much rougher ride down the road.
... * Exec says fault not to do with low pressure turbine. * Relatively minor adjustment needed for seals in oil system. * Sees orders this year rising to about 6,000 after air show (Adds more comments on fault, F-35, order expectations).
United Farm Workers join Teamsters as they picket Green Fleet Systems in Carson on Monday. Truckers picketed several trucking companies and shipping terminals at the ports of Long Beach and Los Angeles, claiming they are treated unfairly and are ...