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Stocks Move Sharply Higher; Disney Jumps

U.S. stocks rose after a better-than-expected report on weekly initial jobless claims boosted confidence in the economy and Disney rose after its quarterly results.

Netflix Surges 18% on 4Q Results, Outlook

Netflix shares exploded higher in after-hours trading Friday after the online movie service blew past Wall Street earnings, revenues and new subscribers expectations.

Even ESPN Wants You to Cut the Cable Cord

ESPN is starting to explore the possibility of offering its suite of sports programming through the wide array of Web-based services that are starting to get off the ground.

5 Stocks for Mother's Day

You could spring for flowers, a sappy card and some decorative soaps for Mother's Day. Or you take a less traditional route and give mom a gift that keeps on giving: stocks.