Darden Restaurants (NYSE:DRI) makes plans to jettison Red Lobster. Rite Aid (NYSE:RAD) takes a hit despite beating analysts' expectations. Oracle (NYSE:ORCL) soars in the cloud even though critics thought its stock couldn't fly. And Realty Income (NYSE:O) -- along with other REITs -- has Bernanke to thank for a bad day. In this segment from Motley Fool Investor Beat, analysts Jason Moser and David Hanson discuss the stocks make big moves on Thursday.

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