In this video from Thursday's Investor Beat, host Chris Hill and Motley Fool analysts David Hanson and Taylor Muckerman dig into the biggest stories for Foolish investors from the market today.
McDonald's (NYSE:MCD) was one of just a few Dow components not in the red today. Fourth-quarter revenue rose 2%, but global same-store sales fell by 0.1%. Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) popped big today after the company announced in its fourth-quarter results that it had added more than 2.3 million subscribers to its video streaming business. Herbalife (NYSE:HLF) fell hard after Massachusetts Senator Ed Markey urged both the SEC and the Federal Trade Commission to investigate the company's business practices. And Noble Corp. (NYSE:NE) delivered pretty good Q4 results, but shares hit a new 52-week low today after the offshore drilling company said it expects lower rig utilization. In this segment, the guys take a look at four stocks making moves on the market today.
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