AbbVie reported strong earnings on demand for its Humira drug and said it could deliver strong long-term growth without another big merger bid.
Markets have rebounded sharply since touching correction territory on October 15, with two S&P sectors posting double-digit gains since.
Piper Jaffray analysts Gene Munster and Doug Clinton say they were happy to see that investors don't care Apple CEO Tim Cook is gay.
What waits on the other side—asset bubbles, inflation, still greater wealth disparity—remains, of course, an issue for another day.
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