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Dow eyes ninth straight record-high

The Dow aims for its ninth straight record-high as earnings season winds down and tensions between the U.S. and North Korea ramp up. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Nicole Sinclair, Melody Hahm & Myles Udland will discuss this and the some other big stories we’re covering today.

Today’s topics:

  • Dow aims for ninth straight record high
  • North Korea tensions may drive defense stocks
  • Tesla to raise $1.5 billion to fund Model 3 production
  • Germany’s FMC to buy NxStage Medical for $2 billion
  • United Tech in talks with Rockwell Collins to combine aerospace businesses: Report
  • Alibaba and Marriott travel team up
  • The battle to air sporting events
  • Outrage after ‘sexist’ internal Google memo leaked
  • What’s new with Apple’s next iPhone