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Gundlach says the S&P 500 can’t handle a December rate rise

Earnings

Look for Disney DIS, -0.22% to pull back, after it reported a profit rise but disappointed on the revenue side. DreamWorks DWA, +0.35% surged 17% last night after results beat expectations, so potentially more gains there.

The buzz

Alibaba BABA, -0.02% and Chinese Internet TV platform Youku Tudou YOKU, -0.33% are merging. Shares of Yoku are up about 10% in premarket, while Alibaba isn’t doing much.

Heard of Cellectis CLLS, +17.91% ALCLS, +8.75% ? U.S-listed shares of the French biotechnology company got a boost after a new gene-editing treatment put a baby girl’s leukemia in remission. They’re up about 2% again this morning.

United UAL, +0.02% says its president and CEO, Oscar Munoz, who had a heart attack last month, will return in early 2016.

This is the week that has turned Facebook FB, +4.64% doubters into the faithful. Here’s why more than two dozen analysts raised price targets on the stock.

The quote

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton (L) and Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton greet the crowd at the end of the Jefferson-Jackson Dinner in Des Moines, Iowa October 24, 2015. REUTERS/Mark Kauzlarich

“We have to really work on what to call him.” — Hillary Clinton on “Jimmy Kimmel Live”, discussing a title for her husband, former President Bill Clinton, if she wins the election.

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The stat

Bloomberg
Cartons of McDonald?s french fries.

$79 — That’s how much large fries will cost you at a McDonald in Venezuela, based on the strongest of the country’s official exchange rates. On the black-market rate, the fries cost about 64 cents, but in any case are about 20%...


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