Earnings season kicks into high gear

The indices are looking to keep the rally alive as the Dow inches toward 23,000. Meanwhile, traders go through a number of earnings, as Goldman Sachs blows by analysts’ estimates. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous, Andy Serwer, Justine UnderhillSheryl Palmer of Taylor Morrison, and Stephane Kasriel of Upwork discuss the big stories of the day.

Today’s topics:

  • Goldman Sachs shares jump on beat
  • Morgan Stanley tops estimates as wealth management business boosts profit
  • Netflix shares aim for new high after subscriber growth tops estimates
  • Dow eyes 23K milestone
  • Trump to meet with Yellen on Thursday to discuss Fed job: RPTS
  • At least 41 people have been killed in California wildfires
  • JNJ posts beat on strong pharma sales and Actelion buy
  • United Health up on Optum services growth
  • Impax Laboratories to merge with Amneal Pharmaceuticals
  • Boeing lower on Airbus/Bombardier team-up news
  • Asian IPOs are debuting on U.S. exchanges in highest level since 2010
  • China’s Communist Party prepares for meeting held once every five years
  • NJ is offering Amazon $7B in incentives to build HQ in Newark
  • NBCUniversal and SNAP team up for scripted content push
  • Number of freelance workers in US hits record high

What do you make of China’s rare and elusive meeting?
– Major concern
– Something to follow
– No big deal