Canada's Valeant will pay $44 a share for Medicis, which represents a 39% premium over Medicis' closing price Friday of $31.87.
The companies expect the merger to close early next year.
Campbell Soup (CPB - Get Report) is expected by analysts Tuesday to post fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of 39 cents a share on revenue of $1.59 billion. The New and Improved Campbell Soup Co.: Opinion
Automakers such as General Motors (GM - Get Report) and Ford (F) report monthly sales results for August on Tuesday.
Pork processor Smithfield Foods (SFD) is expected by analysts to post fiscal first-quarter profit of 45 cents a share on revenue of $3.16 billion. 4 Biggest Earnings Reports You Must Watch Next Week
United States Steel (X) and the United Steelworkers announced a tentative agreement Sunday on a three-year contract covering more than 16,000 workers at domestic facilities. -- Written by Joseph Woelfel
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