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The 10 Stocks Dragging Down the Dow in 2016

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up 4.01% this year to 18,123.80, hovering near record territory. Yet the following 10 of its components are down in 2016, which means they have kept the Dow ...
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IBM, Chevron Weigh on DJIA Wednesday

September 14, 2016: Markets opened higher Wednesday following a weak performance the day before. The energy sector did its best to drag the rest of the market down with it, ...
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Chevron, American Express Sink Dow on Tuesday

September 13, 2016: Markets opened lower Tuesday as a stronger dollar curbed enthusiasm for oil and left Monday's rebound in the rear-view mirror. The energy sector led the losers with ...
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American Express, Chevron Weigh on DJIA Thursday

September 1, 2016: Markets opened higher Thursday but the major indexes had little luck holding onto the gains, meager as they were. Energy again was the poorest performing sector with ...
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Travelers, American Express Lead DJIA Higher Monday

August 29, 2016: Markets opened higher Monday following the report that personal spending met expectations for a gain of 0.3% while inflation turned a 1.6% reading for July. Equity markets ...
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Customer Service Hall of Fame

Every company in the United States likes to promise an exceptional customer experience. Polls show that at least some corporations do an excellent job keeping their promise -- these companies ...
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Major Changes Seen in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stocks: Apple, Wal-Mart, Phillips 66, Deere and More

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of June 30, 2016. What makes this so interesting for Warren Buffett fans, outside of Buffett being one ...
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Amex, DuPont Drag on DJIA Tuesday

August 9, 2016: Markets opened higher again Tuesday following the lead of Asian and European exchanges. The productivity report cooled investors' enthusiasm, though, and afternoon trading saw equities slipping below ...
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Major Changes in Warren Buffett Holdings as Berkshire Announces Earnings

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B) announced earnings. Operating earnings were $4.607 billion, in the second quarter up from $3.890 billion in the same period last year. The report showed an ...
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Merck Dominates DJIA Boost Friday

August 5, 2016: Markets opened higher Friday following the report of 255,000 new U.S. jobs added in July. The financial and tech sectors led the gainers today, the former likely ...
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Visa, Amex Push Dow Higher Friday

July 22, 2016: Markets opened higher Friday and the party continued all day. Leading the day's gains were the telecom and utilities sectors while industrials was with only sector trading ...
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Why the PayPal and Visa Partnership Is a Great Idea

PayPal Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) and Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) each reported earnings after the markets closed on Thursday, and at the same time announced a somewhat surprising partnership. Although ...
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Intel, Amex Crimp DJIA on Thursday

July 21, 2016: Markets opened mixed Thursday but by late morning all three major indexes traded in the red. Leading the slide are the industrials, energy, and materials sectors, with ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: American Express, AT&T, eBay, Intel, Qualcomm, Teradyne and Many More

Stocks were looking for direction on Thursday morning, but the VIX is challenging multiyear lows and the market has risen up and away to new highs. Brexit just feels so ...
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Is This the Turning Point for American Express?

American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) has made solid progress on its 2016 growth initiatives thus far. The company’s earnings and outlook seem to imply that things can only get better ...
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