Longshoremen and cargo carriers reportedly agree to a 30-day extension of contract talks,...

|By:, SA News Editor

Longshoremen and cargo carriers reportedly agree to a 30-day extension of contract talks, temporarily averting a potentially crippling strike at U.S. East Coast and Gulf ports. Shares of Home Depot (HD) and Lowe's (LOW), seen as especially vulnerable to a port strike, begin to turn positive.