Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Monday's session are Texas Instruments Inc., Ford Motor Co., Bank of America Corp. and American Express Co.

American Express Co. (AXP) is expected to post fourth-quarter earnings of 59 cents a share, according to analysts polled by Thomson First Call.

Avaya Inc. (AV) is seen reporting a fiscal first-quarter profit of 12 cents a share.

Bank of America Corp. (BAC) is expected to post earnings of $1.02 a share in its fourth quarter

Crane Co.'s (CR) fourth quarter is expected to show a per-share profit of 57 cents.

E-Trade Financial Corp. (ET) is seen posting earnings of 29 cents a share in its fourth quarter.

Ford Motor Co.'s (F) fourth quarter is expected to show a per-share profit of a penny.

Pactiv Corp. (PTV) is expected to report fourth-quarter earnings of 23 cents a share.

Swift Transportation Co. (SWFT) is seen posting a fourth- quarter profit of 42 cents a share.

TD Banknorth Inc.'s (BNK) fourth quarter is expected to show earnings of 62 cents a share.

Texas Instruments Inc. (TXN) is seen posting a fourth- quarter profit of 42 cents a share.

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