Oracle 3Q Profit Climbs 18% On Growth From New Licenses

Take a look at some of Wednesday morning's early movers: General Mills Oracle Merck & Co. Wal-Mart Stores Cintas Jabil Circuit Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Walt Disney LinkedIn Hartford Financial Services Fossil OpenTable Baker Hughes Questions? Comments?

U.S. stocks closed on a lower note as commodities dropped amid worries about a slowdown in China, the world's second largest economy. S&P 500 Index lost 0.30 percent to end at 1405.52. The Dow Jones Industrial

ORCL reports its fiscal Q3 after the close tonight and the options market is implying about 5.3% move following the report, which is basically inline with the 4 qtr avg move of 5.37%, but rich to the 8qtr avg of about 4.64%.

ORCL reports its fiscal Q3 after the close tonight and the options market is implying about 5.3% move following the report, which is basically inline with the 4 qtr avg move of 5.37%, but rich to the 8qtr avg of about 4.64%.

By Tiernan Ray Revenue in the three months ending in February rose 3%, year over year, to $9.1 billion, yielding 62 cents per share. If not for the effects of foreign exchange, revenue's rise would have been 4%. Analysts had been modeling $9 billion in