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Early movers: WBMD, KKR, HAS, CALM, HAL, VFC, CAT & more

Check out which companies are making headlines before the bell:

WebMD — Private-equity firm KKR is buying the health website operator for $2.8 billion, or $66.50 per share.

Hasbro – The toymaker earned an adjusted 52 cents per share for its latest quarter, six cents a share above estimates. Revenue also beat forecasts, as Hasbro saw stronger sales of its Nerf and Transformer toys, among others.

Cal-Maine Foods – The nation's largest egg producer lost 51 cents per share for its latest quarter, more than twice the 25-cent-a-share loss analysts had anticipated. Revenue fell short of estimates, with the company pointing to "challenging" egg market fundamentals.

Halliburton – The oilfield services company came in five cents a share above estimates, with adjusted quarterly profit of 23 cents per share. Revenue also exceeded estimates. Its results were driven by increased demand in the North American market.

VF Corp. – The maker of the Lee, Wrangler, North Face, and Timberland brands reported adjusted quarterly profit of 29 cents per share, a penny a share above estimates. Revenue was also above forecasts on strength in VF's largest brands.

Caterpillar – BMO upgraded the heavy equipment maker to "outperform" from...


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