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Merck, UnitedHealth Sink DJIA Wednesday

August 24, 2016: Markets opened lower Wednesday and only the Nasdaq Composite made even a brief visit to positive territory during the day's trading session. Healthcare and materials stocks led ...
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Nike, Cisco Pull Dow Higher on Tuesday

August 23, 2016: Markets opened higher Tuesday mainly on the strength of the better-than-expected Census Bureau report on new home sales and a solid showing by European markets. Basic materials ...
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Should Caterpillar Still Be the Best DJIA Stock of 2016?

It almost seems too good to be true, but Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is still the best performing of the 30 Dow Jones Industrial Average components so far in 2016. ...
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Market Shock: How Can Caterpillar Be the Best Performing Dow Stock of 2016?

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) has had enough business problems of late to be monumental. China, Brazil, Russia and elsewhere are slow growth markets and have been for some time. The ...
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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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NYSE Blue Chips Targeted as Insider Buying Jumps: ConocoPhillips, Bank of America, Boeing, Caterpillar and More

With August comes the end of the bulk of second-quarter earnings, and it also opens windows for insiders to buy and sell stock again, and boy did we see a ...
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10 Big Stocks That Have Risen Above and Beyond Fair Value Targets in 2016

The bull market has raged for more than seven years since the bottom in 2009. A frequent saying is that a rising tide market lifts all ships, but there are ...
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Exxon, Chevron Drag DJIA Down Monday

August 1, 2016: Markets opened nearly flat Monday following a mixed close in Asia which followed mixed economic data from Japan, China, Australia, Korea, and India. The energy sector was ...
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Apple Pulls DJIA Higher on Wednesday

July 27, 2016: Markets opened higher again Wednesday ahead of the afternoon's FOMC announcement on the Fed's policy rate (unchanged). A slightly weaker dollar had little impact on oil prices, ...
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Why Caterpillar Earnings Won’t Excite Investors

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) reported second-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Tuesday. The heavy equipment firm posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.09 on revenues of $10.34 billion. ...
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What to Look for in Caterpillar Earnings

Heavy equipment maker Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is scheduled to report earnings before markets open Tuesday. The Dow Jones Index Average component is expected to post earnings per share (EPS) of $0.96 ...
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Top Dow Earnings for the Week Ahead

Earnings season for the second quarter of the calendar year is underway, and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the major Dow Jones Industrial Average ...
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Caterpillar, Boeing Buoy DJIA Friday

July 15, 2016: Markets opened higher again Friday but trickled down to spend most of session trading right around the break-even line. That's roughly inline with the U.S. economic data ...
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4 Stocks That Lifted the Dow Tuesday

July 12, 2016: Markets opened higher again Tuesday with the S&P 500 index and the DJIA putting up new all-time intraday highs. Energy and basic materials were the leading sectors, ...
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Caterpillar, DuPont, Home Depot, Amex Push DJIA Higher Friday

July 8, 2016: Markets opened higher Friday following a soaring non-farm payrolls report. Early indications for falling equities prices were blown away by the report that 278,000 new jobs were ...
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