Oct 18, 12:48 PM EDT
Assurant agreed to buy privately held Warranty Group for $2.5 billion. Abbott net swung to profit on strong medical device sales. IBM net declined for the 22nd quarter in a row. Morgan Stanley net soared. M&T Bank net missed the estimate. U.S. Bancorp net jumped on loan growth.
Oct 18, 12:49 PM EDT
Akzo Nobel reported lower-than-expected results and issued second profit warning. ASML profit surged on strong demand. Carrefour Brasil sales soared 8%. Haulotte said revenues in the nine-months jumped 8%.