The Obama administration moved on Monday to try to discourage companies from leaving America by limiting the benefits of tax-lowering deals.
U.S. stock futures fell Tuesday as investors weighed mixed reports on manufacturing activity in the eurozone and China. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures declined 42 points, or 0.3%, to 17057.
Automated guided vehicles transport shipping containers at the port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands. Survey data showed Tuesday that eurozone manufacturing slowed in September.
(Adds details). Sept 23 (Reuters) - Carnival Corp, the world's largest cruise operator, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit and raised its full-year profit forecast as higher demand from Chinese holiday makers boosted ticket sales for cruises in Asia.
OSLO (Reuters) - Norway's Yara (YAR.OL) and Chicago-based CF Industries (CF.N) are in talks about a merger of equals that would create a $27.5 billion global fertilizer producer to rival world No.1 Potash Corp (POT.