Consumer companies fell after weak earnings from two bellwethers.

Nike shares tumbled after it posted lackluster sales growth.

Lululemon shares slipped after the high-end yogawear purveyor posted sales shy of Wall Street targets.

Walmart's deal to acquire smart-television maker Vizio for $2.3 billion is receiving pushback from marketers and the ad-buying agencies that manage their campaigns.

Luggage maker Samsonite is looking at the U.S. as a potential venue for a second listing, tapping investor appetite in a market that has been hitting new highs, according to people with knowledge of the plan.

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