United (UAUA +6.6%) and Continental (CAL +2.7%) have moved closer to solving differences in...

|About: United Continental Holdings... (UAL)|By:, SA News Editor

United (UAUA +6.6%) and Continental (CAL +2.7%) have moved closer to solving differences in valuing their merger, paving the way for a deal as early as next week, sources say. Continental convened a board meeting today and planned a second for Friday to discuss the potential merger.