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NEW YORK | Disney results jump on strong movie slate

NEW YORK — Walt Disney Co.’s earnings for the latest quarter sailed passed expectations, boosted by a strong slate of movies such as “Incredibles 2” as the company moves toward closing its $71.3 billion deal to buy 21st Century Fox’s entertainment assets. Disney and other media companies are facing a shifting landscape as more TV … Continue reading NEW YORK | Disney results jump on strong movie slate

NEW YORK | Stocks rally on earnings a day after ending at 5-month lows

NEW YORK— U.S. stocks climbed Tuesday on another volatile day of trading as solid earnings reports from several big companies buoyed investors. Many of the best-performing stocks came from parts of the market that have fared the worst during the market’s October plunge. Those included smaller and more U.S.-focused companies, internet and media companies, basic … Continue reading NEW YORK | Stocks rally on earnings a day after ending at 5-month lows

NEW YORK | After long losing streak, US stocks surge on solid earnings

NEW YORK — Strong results from major companies including Microsoft and Visa helped U.S. stocks bust out of another losing streak Thursday. The rally wiped out part of the market’s plunge from the day before, but stocks are still down sharply over the past three weeks. Technology companies soared as Microsoft, Visa and Xilinx rallied … Continue reading NEW YORK | After long losing streak, US stocks surge on solid earnings