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Stocks are on the move higher as Apple and tech pace the gains. Plus, Hurricane Florence bears down on the East Coast. We have the latest on how damaging this storm could be. And, is Nike’s Kaepernick campaign a ‘stroke a genius’? One analyst thinks so. It’s our call of the day. Plus, it’s Apple’s big day. We have the latest rumors ahead of its annual fall product reveal.

Catch The Final Round at 3:30 ET p.m. with Jen Rogers, Yahoo Finance markets correspondent Myles Udland, and reporter Dan Roberts.