Goodyear reaches agreement with USW

|About: Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. (GT)|By:, SA News Editor

Shares of Goodyear Tire & Rubber (GT +1.3%) are higher today after the company reaches an agreement with the United Steelworkers regarding a new master contract which covers some 8K employees. The deal will need the approval of a majority of the six local unions that represent most of the membership.

GT reports earnings tomorrow, with the CC scheduled for 9 a.m.