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What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Tuesday, July 27.
Earnings news Tuesday may again be the catalyst for a stock market that's showing improving technical strength.
As the fourth season of the AMC series “Mad Men” kicks off, some of the show’s fans are gearing up to play another round of a peculiar language game: trying to spot flaws in the meticulously constructed dialogue portraying 1960s Madison Avenue.
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Disney/Pixar's "Toy Story 3" blew past expectations and brought in $109 million at the US box office. Sixty percent of the movie's gross was from 3-D screens, which charge $3 more, on average, per ticket. The question is, what impact will this movie really have on Disney and other studios?
The Shanghai Index rose 2.9 percent, and most European bourses are up 1 to 2 percent as China has allowed the yuan to rise against the dollar for the first time since 2008.
"Toy Story 3" opens across the U.S. today on a record-setting number of 3-D screens. Now theater chains, Disney, and even its rival studios are anxiously hoping for a hit to turn around a weak summer box office: U.S. ticket sales are down over 6 percent since early May. Analysts
DreamWorks Animation stock tumbled after the animation studio warned 2Q earnings per share will be "meaningfully below" year-ago results. CFO and President Lew Coleman presented at William Blair & Company's Growth Stock Conference in Chicago, warning about second quarter earnings disappointments, and blaming the weakness on "Shrek Forever After," the fourth sequel in the Shrek franchise which was released May 21.
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After a disappointing Memorial Day weekend, Hollywood is still waiting for hit movies to energize ticket sales and box office receipts, reports NYT.
Hollywood's strong box office run so far this year came to a screeching halt Memorial Day weekend, as movies' theatrical performance fell off a cliff.
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The film brought in $71 million, dominating the U.S. box office as the fourth highest animated movie opening ever. But this fell short of projections, and the number of tickets sold was down 59 percent from the prior Shrek's debut weekend.