Disney shares moved higher amid expectations that new 'Star Wars' movies can boost the company's bottom line. Disney is gearing up for a new direct-to-consumer streaming product to compete with Netflix (NFLX) .
Nvidia shares surged even as its cryptocurrency revenue cooled. The stock is up 100% since the start of the year.
Shares of JCPenney spiked after reporting better than expected same store sales. Matthew Cheslock of Virtu Financial called the movements in the stock a "dead cat bounce."
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