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Stock Market Today: “Hunger Games” Ignites, Sirius XM Spikes, and Xbox Shines
Still, with its console priced at $500, Microsoft’s healthy initial sales numbers point to a huge demand for video game hardware and software over the holiday season and into next year. Microsoft’s stock is up marginally in premarket trading. Finally, Lions Gatehas scored another box office hit. The Hunger Games: Catching Fire trounced the financial debut that its predecessor set by almost $100 million, on its way to collecting $307 million in theaters over the weekend. That puts Catching Fire on pace to easily beat the $691 million that TheHunger Games accomplished globally — and it makes $1 billion a real possibility for the movie.
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The S&P 500 is up 26.5 percent and the Nasdaq 32.2 percent. When Janet Yellen , President Obama’s nominee to become Federal Reserve chairwoman, was asked by a senator this month if the Fed’s expansive monetary policy was inflating a stock market bubble, she acknowledged that stocks have risen “pretty robustly. But I think that if you look at traditional valuation measures … you would not see stock prices in territory that suggests bubble-like conditions.” Russ Koesterich, BlackRock’s chief investment strategist, agrees. “It is not a bubble, but it is starting to look overdone.
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Worse yet, the company gave a depressing outlook for the fourth quarter: comps are expected to fall hard again, and Abercrombie is bracing for a “significant” hit to gross profit margin. The stock is down 1% in premarket trading. Finally, Target turned in weak sales growth for the third quarter. Revenue rose by just 3% to $17.3 billion; comparable store sales growth came in at the low end of the company’s guidance, but still ahead of Wal-Mart’sresults.
Stock Market Today: Sears, Abercrombie & Fitch, and Target on The Move
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