8. -- Fairfax CEO Prem Watsa told The Associated Press he has every intention of completing the acquisition of BlackBerry (BBRY), despite doubts that the $4.7 billion deal for the smartphone maker will be completed.
9. -- Nike (NKE) is expected by analysts on Thursday to post fiscal first-quarter earnings of 78 cents a share on revenue of $6.96 billion.
10. -- Starbucks (SBUX) filed a trademark application for "Fizzio" as it continues its test of carbonated drinks. The coffee company said in a filing with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office that the name would be for beverage-making machines, as well as a variety of drinks, including soft drinks. The company has been testing sodas in Atlanta and Austin, Texas.
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