U.S. business inventories unexpectedly rose in September amid flat sales, suggesting the government's third-quarter economic growth estimate could be revised higher later this month.
Pfizer posted better-than-expected Q3 results on strong emerging markets sales and strength in its nutritional products and animal health business
The world's largest Internet retailer reported a 73% drop in quarterly profit, to $63 million, or $0.14 a share, after spending heavily on its new tablet computer and other long-term projects