The following video is from Thursday's Investor Beat, in which host Chris Hill, and Motley Fool analysts Jason Moser and Bryan Hinmon, dissect the hardest-hitting investing stories of the day.

In this segment from Investor Beat, Bryan and Jason explain why they're keeping a close watch on shares of Ebix (NASDAQ:EBIX) and Middleby (NASDAQ:MIDD).

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