The following video is from Thursday's edition of Investor Beat, in which host Chris Hill, and Motley Fool analysts Jason Moser and David Hanson, dissect the hardest-hitting investing stories of the day.
Shares of Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS ) fell on news that fixed-income revenue took a 44% hit for the quarter. Profits came in more than $4 billion for IBM (NYSE: IBM ) , but the market expected more, and shares took a hit. eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY ) met third-quarter expectations, but lowered guidance sharply for the fourth quarter, which sent shares lower. And American Express (NYSE: AXP ) hit a new all-time high after a third-quarter profit expectations beat. In this segment, Jason and David discuss four stocks making big moves on today's market.
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