Stocks set for a lower start after strong results from Google, IBM, a GE beat this morning


U.S. stocks are poised for a flat start Friday morning after General Electric (GE) reported third quarter results that surpassed estimates and Bank of America (BAC) reported a $1 billion loss. Late Thursday, tech giants Google (GOOG) and International Business Machines (IBM) also topped Wall Street projections, reporting after the Dow closed again above 10,000.

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