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) -- Stock futures pointed to a mixed open Monday as


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reported third-quarter results that narrowly topped analysts' third-quarter profit expectations but fell short of revenue estimates.

Futures for the

Dow Jones Industrial Average

were down by 14 points, or 5 points above fair value, at 11,010. Futures for the

S&P 500

were down by 2 points, or half of a point above fair value, at 1173 and


futures were higher by 4 points, or 3 points above fair value.

Stocks had a mixed close Friday as investors weighed the negative impact of the foreclosure mess on banks against expectations for additional easing from the

Federal Reserve

and strong tech earnings.

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traded 1.4% higher to $4 during the premarket session after the bank said earnings from continuing operations came in at 8 cents a share, beating estimates by 2 cents a share. Quarterly revenue was $20.7 billion, slightly below the $21 billion that analysts had been expecting.

At 9:15 a.m. EDT, the Fed will report on September industrial production and capacity utilization. Economists are anticipating a 0.3% uptick in industrial production, after a 0.2% rise, previously, while capacity utilization is projected to grow to 75% in September, from 74.7% in August.

At 10 a.m., the National Association of Home Builders' October housing market index is expected to remain unchanged at 13, according to


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reports earnings after the closing bell. According to, analysts are expecting profits of $4.06 a share and $2.75 a share, respectively.

In equities news,

St. Jude Medical


said it will acquire all outstanding shares of

AGA Medical Holdings


for $20.80 a share.

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agreed to merge in a transaction with a total equity value of $9.5 billion and an enterprise value of $17.5 billion.


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agreed to sell its upstream business in Venezuela and Vietnam to its Russian joint venture TNK-BP for $1.8 billion.

Philips Electronics

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said net earnings rose to €524 million ($725.3 million) in the third quarter from €174 million previously, but warned that it was "cautious" on its sales outlook for the coming quarter.

Japanese electronics company




Johnson Controls

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reached a deal to develop and make lithium-ion batteries for green vehicles.

In commodity markets, November crude oil lost 10 cents to trade at $81.15 a barrel, while the December gold contract shed $10.70 to $1,361.30 an ounce.

Meanwhile, the dollar was trading higher against a basket of currencies, with the dollar index up by 0.3%, and the benchmark 10-year Treasury note rose 5/32, weakening the yield to 2.549%.

Overseas, Hong Kong's Hang Seng fell 1.2%, and Japan's Nikkei slipped 0.02%. The FTSE in London inched 0.2% higher, while the DAX in Frankfurt was ahead by 0.6%.

--Written by Melinda Peer in New York


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