Consumers slacked off on the final holiday shopping days, suggesting traditional retailers will just meet sales forecasts amid deep discounts.» Read More
Comcast Corp. fell$. 21 or. 4 percent, to $55.69. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 36 or. 4 percent, to $92.11. Gannett fell$. 59 or 1.9 percent, to $30.85.
Comcast Corp. fell$. 06 or. 1 percent, to $55.84. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 48 or. 5 percent, to $92.23. Gannett fell$. 44 or 1.4 percent, to $31.00.
Box office success leads to higher traffic in malls connected to cinemas, which leads to higher rents malls can charge.
Stocks rose Thursday as retail sales rose in November and jobless claims fell last week.
Retailers are no longer just competing with each other for the lowest price; often times, they're also competing with themselves.
WASHINGTON, Dec 10- President Barack Obama on Wednesday announced more than $1 billion in public and private investments in preschool, but called on Congress to make more money available to programs. States currently spend more than $5 billion on preschool programs, according to the National Institute for Early Education. Obama said the Education Department...
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
WASHINGTON, Dec 10- President Barack Obama on Wednesday will announce more than $1 billion in public and private investments in preschool programs, a small step toward the kind of infusion the White House says is needed. At a White House summit, the Education Department will announce grants of more than $226 million to 18 states to enroll more than 33,000 kids in...
If you still have Disney's Frozen Castle and Ice Palace Playset on your holiday gift list this year, you may already be out of luck.
LONDON, Dec 10- Walt Disney Co, commodities group Koch Industries and others agreed deals in Luxembourg that could have delivered huge tax savings, a group of investigative journalists has reported, heightening an international debate on corporate tax avoidance. The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists said the two companies engaged in...
We should heed the warning sign that the silent crash in commodities is flashing, says Ron Insana.
Dec 9- Television streaming website Hulu said it partnered with Discovery Communications Inc to offer select shows such as MythBusters, The Little Couple, Treehouse Masters and How It's Made in the United States from Jan. 1. The website, which offers next-day repeats of shows on broadcast TV networks ABC, Fox and NBC, competes with services such as Netflix Inc and...
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Tony Wible, Janney Montgomery Scott, explains why he is cautious about the outlook on television stocks.
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After going public 10 years ago, DreamWorks Animation has become one of the biggest disappointments on Wall Street.