In this video from Thursday's Investor Beat, host Chris Hill, and Motley Fool analysts Taylor Muckerman and Evan Niu, sift through the noise to shine some investing light on the biggest news stories from the market today.

In this segment, Taylor and Evan tell investors why Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) and ExxonMobil (NYSE:XOM) have caught their eye this week. Micron exploded 240% this year; Evan takes a look at what's been driving this stock upward, while Taylor takes a look at Exxon's energy outlook projections out to 2040.

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