Caterpillar, Inc. (NYSE:CAT)

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15 Companies With Over $1.2 Trillion in Backlog Orders

As reports continue to show strong labor markets and a return to GDP growth, many investors and economic watchers have to be wondering what the future growth story looks like ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the Market

August 22, 2014: Markets opened mixed on Friday following news of a Russian convey moving into Ukraine. Fed chairwoman Janet Yellen’s speech today did not break any new ground, and ...
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Caterpillar Dealer Sales Trends Looking Less Bad

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) has had a wild ride in 2014. Its fundamentals have never really improved to where they had been in the prior years, and it looked at ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Market

August 11, 2014: Markets opened higher Monday following a relatively quiet weekend on the geopolitical front. Semiconductors and biotechs were among the better performing sectors on a day when no ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Market

August 4, 2014: Markets opened higher Monday morning on the strength of technology and consumer discretionary stocks. There was no economic data published today and the Dow 30 blue chips ...
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The 4 Stocks That Held Back the Dow

July 29, 2014: Markets opened higher on Wednesday after a very solid first estimate on second quarter GDP and some strong earnings reports. The FOMC announcement continued the tapering but ...
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The 4 Stocks That Held the DJIA in Check

July 28, 2014: Markets opened mixed on Monday following a couple of significant merger announcements early in the morning. The only economic news out today was pending home sales, which ...
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The 4 Stocks That Held the Market Down

July 24, 2014: Markets opened mixed again on Thursday as the DJIA once more lagged on weakness among some of the heavy-hitter blue chips. All three major indexes hovered around ...
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Caterpillar Cuts Costs to Boost Earnings as Outlook Softens

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) reported second-quarter 2014 results before markets opened Thursday. The heavy equipment firm posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.69 on revenues of $14.15 billion. ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed Down the DJIA

July 23, 2014: Markets opened mixed on Wednesday as the DJIA lagged on a weakness among some of the heavy-hitter blue chips. Tech stocks pumped up both the S&P 500 ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Market

July 17, 2014: Markets opened lower on Thursday following a weak report on U.S. housing starts offsetting a stronger-than-expected report on new claims for jobless benefits. The news of a ...
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How Badly Could Boeing Be Hurt If Ex-Im Bank Closes Down?

The Tea Party wing of the Republican party has declared that it will not support the reauthorization of the U.S. Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank when the bank's charter comes up for ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Market

July 7, 2014: Markets opened mixed on Monday following the Independence Day holiday weekend. The S&P 500 and the DJIA never rose above the break-even line and the Nasdaq Composite ...
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BlackBerry Stock Sneaking Up on a New 52-Week High

Shares of BlackBerry Ltd. (NASDAQ: BBRY) traded more than 5% higher on higher-than-usual volume Monday morning following a weekend report that the smartphone maker is about to launch a health ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the Market

July 3, 2014: Markets opened higher on Thursday and the DJIA quickly burst through the 17,000 barrier on a half-day trading session. The better-than-expected gain in non-farm payrolls and the ...
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