The number of jobs that U.S. advertising, public relations and related services added in October, for an all-time high of 504,000 total jobs, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, per Ad Age Datacenter.


The percentage of American Gen Z investors who say they began investing before age 21, according to a CFA Institute survey, per Business Insider. Overall, more than half of Gen Z respondents said they were already investing.

49% and 44%

The percentage of Gen Z and Millennials, respectively, who have intentionally purchased a “dupe” — short for duplicate — of a luxury product, according to a Morning Consult survey, per CNBC.


The growth in Major League Baseball team sponsorship revenue during the 2023 season, for a total of $1.5 billion, according to SponsorUnited’s MLB Marketing Partnerships Report 2023.

$8.6 billion

The approximate amount that Disney expects to pay to acquire Comcast Corporation’s one-third stake in Hulu, per ABC News. Expected to be complete by next year, the deal will give Disney full ownership of the streaming service.


The percentage drop in packaged coffee sales at U.S. grocery stores between September 2022 and September 2023, according to data from NIQ, per Reuters.

$8.2 billion

The third-quarter global revenue of American multinational entertainment company Live Nation — an increase of 32% — per Variety. The increase is tied to a spike in ticket sales, with 140 million sold so far this year by Live Nation, representing a 17% year-over-year increase.

$10.8 billion

Berkshire Hathaway’s Q3 operating earnings — up 40.6% year-over-year — per CNN

63 million

The total number of global subscribers that Paramount+ hit in Q3, per Deadline. The streaming service added 2.7 million subscribers in the quarter, helping Paramount Global outperform analysts’ projections.

92 million

The all-time-high number of active buyers reported by Etsy in Q3, per Retail Dive.