8. -- Family Dollar Stores (FDO) is expected by analysts on Wednesday to post fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of 84 cents a share on revenue of $2.56 billion.
9. -- Samsung said it will release a smartphone with a curved display, and a price tag of $1,000. The Galaxy Round has a curved 5.7-inch (14.5 cm) screen using advanced display technology called organic light-emitting diode, or OLED, technology. The company said such a curved screen smartphone is the first in the world.
10. -- Alcoa (AA - Get Report), the aluminum giant, posted third-quarter net income of $24 million, a reversal from a year-earlier loss of $143 million. Adjusted earnings in the quarter were 11 cents a share; analysts were looking for profit of 5 cents a share. Revenue declined 1% to $5.77 billion. Alcoa said cash prices for aluminum prices fell 7% from a year earlier.
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