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Barclays, RBS, and Lloyds downgraded

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Royal Bank of Scotland, Barclays and Lloyds were downgraded by ratings agency Standard & Poor's on Tuesday amid fears the UK government will refuse to offer them financial support in the event of another crisis.

Disney posts huge earnings beat

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Walt Disney blew past Wall Street's expectations Tuesday, reporting earnings per share and revenue that were both higher than even the most optimistic of more than two dozen estimates on Wall Street.