Stocks are up modestly after paring morning losses.
The entertainment giant tops earnings expectations but misses on revenue, and the US dairy company announces a spinoff.
The entertainment giant is due to report after the close, and the satellite radio company's result topped expectations.
Entertainment research firm Fizziology expects the new flick to earn big.
Deere is downgraded to 'underweight,' and Home Depot is downgraded to 'neutral.'
Delta, United are initiated at Goldman with a 'sell,' and Tyson Foods is downgraded to 'underperform' at BofA/Merrill.
The entertainment company shares are upgraded, and the industrial and construction supplies provider beats estimates.
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