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Discovery Second-Quarter Results Meet Expectations

Discovery (DISCA) on Tuesday reported second-quarter results that were in line with expectations as the company moves to more digital and direct-to-consumer programming. The Silver Spring, Md.-based company, which operates such cable TV networks as Discovery Channel and Animal Planet, earned $1.61 per adjusted share for the quarter ended June […]

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Apple Third-Quarter Results Beat Estimates

Apple unveiled fresh guidance as the company posted better-than-expected results for its fiscal third-quarter after markets closed on Tuesday, which were supported by double-digit growth in services. The Cupertino, Calif,-based technology major generated net sales of $53.81 billion in the three months ended June 29, up 1% from the corresponding […]

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Moderate Gain for Health Care Stocks

Health care stocks were rising, including an almost 0.6% gain for the NYSE Health Care Index while shares of health care companies in the S&P 500 also were up nearly 0.6% as a group. The Nasdaq Biotechnology index was climbing slightly more than 0.3%. Among health care stocks moving: (-) […]