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Why Caterpillar Could Bounce Even Higher

Analysts are seeing signs that Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is beginning to improve, albeit slowly, and its valuations remain attractive. This well-managed firm has a strong balance sheet and a ...
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3M Earnings Top Estimates, Investors Not Impressed

3M Co. (NYSE: MMM) reported its first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company said it had $2.05 in earnings per share (EPS) on $7.4 billion in ...
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4 Top Dividend Industrial Stocks to Buy for a Weaker Dollar

After an extended run higher that lasted over a year, it’s starting to look like the move higher for the U.S. dollar may be just about over. With a very ...
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DuPont Earnings Beat Estimates on Higher Ag Sales

E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Co. (NYSE: DD) reported first-quarter 2016 results Tuesday before markets opened. The chemical giant posted quarterly adjusted operating earnings per share (EPS) of $1.26 ...
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What to Expect From 3M Earnings

3M Co. (NYSE: MMM) is scheduled to report its first-quarter financial results before the markets open on Tuesday. Consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling for $1.92 in earnings per share ...
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How the Bulls and Bears Alike Can View GE After Its Earnings and Guidance

When it comes to the earnings reports from General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE), they still can perhaps best be described as "complicated and complex." In fact, it may still be ...
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Caterpillar Earnings Meet Lowered Expectations, Guidance Drops Again

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) reported first-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Friday. The heavy equipment firm posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.67 on revenues of $9.5 billion. ...
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General Electric Earnings Top Lowered Estimate

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) reported first-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Friday. The conglomerate posted diluted net earnings per share (EPS) of $0.21 on revenues of $27.85 billion. In the ...
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More Bad News for Caterpillar Ahead of Earnings

Heavy equipment maker Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is scheduled to report first-quarter earnings before markets open Friday morning. Analysts are estimating earnings per share (EPS) of $0.68 and revenues of ...
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How Analysts Rate Alcoa After Earnings

Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA) reported first-quarter results last Monday, beating earnings per share estimates by a nickel but falling short on revenues, compared with analysts' estimates, and way short compared ...
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Gun Background Checks Soar 36% in Q1

U.S. background checks for citizens wishing to purchase a firearm have soared to nearly 7.7 million in the first three months of 2016, a year-over-year increase of 36% compared with ...
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GE Claims Financial Business Now Small Enough to Fail

After agreeing to sell it its investment management business to State Street Corp. (NYSE: STT), General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) now wants GE Capital, its financial arm and the parent ...
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3M Tells Investors, Analysts 5-Year Goals, Confirms Guidance

The most heavily weighted stock among the 30 equities that comprise the Dow Jones Industrial Average is 3M Co. (NYSE: MMM). As of Monday's close, 3M accounts for nearly 6.5% ...
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Why UBS Is Telling Clients to Buy Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Now

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) may be the daily work destination of Warren Buffett, but despite his dominance on Wall Street, it turns out that Berkshire Hathaway itself has very few ...
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These 4 Well-Known Industrial Stocks Could Be Takeover Candidates

It happens every year, and 2016 won’t be any different. Larger companies looking to add to growth, in addition to that of the organic or internal variety, scan the field ...
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