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NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market:. Target Corp., up 28 cents to $73.44. Wal-Mart Stores Inc., down 35 cents to $59.89.
Online retailer eBay is seeing strong demand for deals on precious metals this holiday season.
European equities closed lower on Friday as investors reacted to sharp falls in China's stock markets.
Nov 27- U.S. media stocks fell on Friday after Walt Disney Co's disclosure of a drop in subscribers at ESPN spooked investors, underscoring concerns that viewers are increasingly opting for online streaming over pay TV. Disney's shares were down 3.6 percent at $114.44, weighing the most on the Dow Jones industrial average on a relatively quiet day for the U.S....
*China shares see biggest weekly drop in more than 3 months. *Wall Street slips in subdued post- Thanksgiving trade. Wall Street was slightly weaker in what will be an abbreviated post- Thanksgiving session, with markets slated to close at 1 p.m. ET.
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U.S. stock index futures indicated a mixed open on Black Friday as Wall Street digests a slump in Chinese stocks.
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Nov 26- Walt Disney Co's sports network ESPN saw a 3.2 percent fall in subscribers from the previous fiscal year, in a market where viewers are migrating to newer forms of sports coverage. The number of ESPN subscribers fell to 92 million as at Oct. 3, from 95 million as at Sept. 27, 2014, regulatory filings showed. Walt Disney Chief Executive Bob Iger said in August it...
U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed in low volume trade after a slew of data releases Wednesday, the last full trading day of the holiday week.
U.S. stocks closed mostly higher, as gains in oil prices and energy stocks helped offset an earlier decline following news of a downed Russian jet.
1. "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay— Part 2," Lionsgate, $102,665,981, 4,175 locations, $24,591 average, $102,665,981, 1 week. 2. "Spectre," Sony, $15,043,729, 3,659 locations, $4,111 average, $154,146,608, 3 weeks. 3. "The Peanuts Movie," 20th Century Fox, $13,203,590, 3,671 locations, $3,597 average, $99,346,727, 3 weeks.
LOS ANGELES— "Mockingjay— Part 2," the final "Hunger Games" film, soared to a $101 million opening in its first weekend in theaters, according to Rentrak estimates Sunday. Lionsgate split the final book in Suzanne Collins' trilogy into two films, following the precedent of "Twilight" and " Harry Potter." "Mockingjay— Part 1" opened on this weekend last year to $121.9 million,...
With the next "Star Wars" film about a month away, Disney should continue to climb, "Fast Money" traders said.
The movie is on track to have the biggest December opening ever, topping "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey," which took in $85 million in the U.S. and Canada on its opening weekend in December 2012. Imax says it has sold $18 million domestically, double the previous record. Imax receipts account for a third of pre-release sales for this movie, putting the domestic...
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1. "Spectre," Sony, $33,681,104, 3,929 locations, $8,572 average, $128,981,285, 2 weeks. 2. "The Peanuts Movie," 20th Century Fox, $24,013,538, 3,902 locations, $6,154 average, $82,303,394, 2 weeks. 4. "The Martian," 20th Century Fox, $6,712,171, 2,788 locations, $2,408 average, $207,394,787, 7 weeks.