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Shares of some top banks companies are down at 10 a.m.: Bank of America Corp. fell $.19 or 1.1 percent, to $16.20.
Shares of some top drug benefits companies are down at 10 a.m.: CVS Health Corp. fell $.05 or percent, to $102.65.
Shares of some top homebuilders companies are down at 10 a.m.: DR Horton fell $.50 or 1.8 percent, to $26.82.
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co said it would buy privately held drugmaker Flexus Biosciences Inc for up to $1.25 billion to add an emerging class of cancer-fighting drugs to its pipeline.
Apple Inc said it would spend 1.7 billion euros ($1.9 billion) to build two data centers in Europe that would be entirely powered by renewable energy and create hundreds of jobs.
Keurig Green Mountain Inc, the maker of the K-Cup single-serve coffee pod, will buy back nearly half of Italian coffee maker Luigi Lavazza SpA's stake in the company for about $624 million.
Oil prices fell more than a dollar on Monday as worries about oversupply and a strong dollar pushed Brent futures to around $58.50 a barrel and U.S. contracts below $49 a barrel.
Target Corp. said on Monday that it slashed its minimum online order threshold to receive free shipping in half, to $25 from $50.
The U.S. economy resumed above-trend growth in January, according to the Chicago Fed's national activity index released Monday.
Darden Restaurants Inc, the parent of Olive Garden and LongHorn Steakhouse chains, said interim Chief Executive Eugene Lee would take over the job permanently, effective immediately.
Bristol-Myers Squibb announced on Monday and agreement to buy privately-held biotechnology company Flexus Biosciences in a deal that could be valued at up to $1.25 billion.
Honda Motor Co. named an experienced, but little-known engineer as its new chief executive. He will take over in late-June with the Japanese automaker battling fallout from a slew of recalls that's shaken the company's reputation for quality.
Shares of Keurig Green Mountain rose 0.9% in premarket trade Monday, after the single-cup coffee brewer announced a plan to buy back 5.2 million of its shares owned by Luigi Lavazza for about $619.7 million.
Canada's Valeant Pharmaceuticals agreed to buy gastrointestinal drugmaker Salix in an all-cash deal valued at about $10.1 billion. The deal was approved by both comapnies' boards, and is expected to result in more than $500 million in annual cost savings within six months.
The company's president and CEO Joe Clayton, who has served in the position since 2011, will retire from his post in March, and also depart the board. Dish said on Monday Charlie Ergen, the firm's founder will take over as CEO.
U.S. equity futures were mixed in early trade on Monday, set to retreat from a late rally staged last week as investors looked to new home-sales data.
Shares of Ocwen Financial ran up 8.9% in premarket trade Monday, after the company announced a deal to sell a $9.8 billion portfolio of mortgage servicing rights to Nationstar Mortgage .
The retrial of two Al-Jazeera English journalists who face terror-related charges in a case widely criticized by human rights organizations and media groups has been postponed to March 8.
Fashionistas struggled to stay dry and composed Sunday as driving wind and rain hit London Fashion Week, but the miserable weather wasn't the only thing that caused some to lose their cool.
Two former senior British government ministers have denied wrongdoing after being caught in a hidden-camera sting appearing to offer access to politicians and diplomats in return for cash.