Jul 28, 2:08 PM ET
U.S. market indexes staged a slight rebound but commodities prices continue to test new lows and European markets lacked directions. Sell-off in China intensified in smaller exchanges. Volkswagen surpassed Toyota as the world’s largest automaker.
Jul 28, 12:28 PM ET
Honeywell agreed to acquire the Elster unit of Melrose Ind for $5.1 billion. Ford net surged 44%. Du Pont sales and net declined. Ecolab net fell. Ingersoll-Rand net tumbled 74%. Merck net plummeted 66%. Pfizer profit plunged 10%. United Parcel Service net soared 171%.