Boeing is examining plans to raise more debt to bolster finances strained by the fallout from the grounding and halted production of its 737 MAX.
Ford's U.S. sales fell 3.2% in 2019, reflecting a broader cooling of demand in the U.S. auto market after a record period of elevated results.
U.S. stocks reversed early losses and oil prices ended higher after giving up much of their early gains, as investors eyed the Mideast.
The price of gold rose to the highest level in almost seven years, gaining for a ninth consecutive session.
Xerox said it has secured financing for its unsolicited $33 billion takeover offer for HP, which has resisted the bid.
Uber said the Justice Department closed an inquiry into whether the firm broke a U.S. law prohibiting bribes to foreign officials.
Borden Dairy, the 163-year-old milk producer known for its "spokescow" Elsie, has filed for bankruptcy protection.
Audits of personal income-tax returns by the IRS declined in fiscal 2019 to the lowest level in at least four decades.
Juul appointed an interim finance chief and is putting his predecessor in charge of the e-cigarette maker's restructuring effort.
Yum struck a deal to buy fast-casual burger chain Habit for about $375 million as it seeks to broaden its range of restaurants.