Friday, October 12, 2012 4:16 pm
News Summary: Stocks mixed on Friday
By The Associated Press
HOW COME? So-so earnings. Financial stocks fell even though Wells Fargo and JPMorgan results were generally better than expected. Results from Alcoa, Safeway and Yum Brands have been mixed. Chipmaker AMD's revenue is falling faster than expected.
WHAT'S NEXT: Third-quarter earnings continue, including Citi on Monday, Goldman Sachs and Intel on Tuesday, and Union Pacific and Verizon on Thursday.