S&P and Dow are up just over 1%, DIS is up less than 2% & LGF is up over 6%. It's us, not them. I 'm starting to think this is accumulation leading to the earnings release, where we will be reversing a .33 loss from last year. IMO we should be in the mid 30's ($33-$36) around earnings release.
Lionsgate Drafts Julianne Moore as The Hunger Games President
Julianne Moore might be making the jump from vice presidential hopeful to commander-in-chief, as Deadline reports the actress who won an Emmy for her portrayal of Sarah Palin in Game Change is in talks to play President Alma Coin in Lionsgate’s two-part The Hunger Games: Mockingjay.
The studio had a huge hit on its hands with The Hunger Games, which grossed $691 million. Director Francis Lawrence (Water for Elephants, I Am Legend) is filming the sequel Catching Fire with stars Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth, Elizabeth Banks, Stanley Tucci, Woody Harrelson, Donald Sutherland and Philip Seymour Hoffman. The director has also signed on to film The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1 and Part 2.