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, a maker of microprocessors, is scheduled to report its quarterly numbers today. Analysts expect the company to post a fourth-quarter loss of 3 cents a share, which would be a dramatic decline from the year-ago quarter in which it earned 68 cents a share.
Ahead of the earnings report, the Santa Clara, Calif., company also said it would acquire Swedish mobile-phone maker
in a deal worth about $23.5 million.
In economic news, the
initial jobless claims
report is due out before the bell. The data provide a snapshot of labor market conditions and could factor in during today's trading session.
Forecasts are from
. Times are Eastern. For a longer-term economic calendar and more, see
Initial Jobless Claims
for the week ended June 2. Source:
Forecast: 417,000. Previous: 419,000. Four-week average: Forecast: n.a. Previous: 402,500.