Oct 09, 2:23 PM ET
Market indexes on Wall Street lacked direction and the S&P 500 index hovered near the best weekly gain this year. Investor focus will turn to earnings as large banks are scheduled to announce results next week. American Airlines and United Continental led the airline stocks on strong forecasts.
Oct 09, 1:04 PM ET
Alcoa net plunged 71% on 11% decline in revenues. American Airlines total revenue passenger miles in September jumped 7.2%. Electro Rent net tumbled 48%. LDR tumbled despite higher revenues forecast. UTi Worldwide surged and agreed to be acquired by Denmark-based DSV.