Private-equity firm KKR (KKR) reached a deal to buy Gardner Denver (GDI), the industrial-pumps manufacturer, for $76 a share, a report said.
McDonald's (MCD - Get Report) releases same-store sales for February on Friday morning.
Foot Locker (FL) is expected by analysts Friday to post fourth-quarter earnings of 73 cents a share on revenue of $1.69 billion.
Ann Inc. (ANN) is forecast by Wall Street to report fourth-quarter earnings of 1 cent a share on sales of $617.8 million.
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