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Caterpillar, Home Depot Best DJIA Performers Tuesday

January 10, 2017: Markets opened mixed again Tuesday as the blue chips got off to a slow start. The DJIA peake in the middle of the day and slid back ...
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Can Investors Expect a Caterpillar 2016 Repeat in 2017?

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) closed out 2016 at $92.74, for a dividend-adjusted total return of 42%. Just over half the gains were made in the second half of the year, ...
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Meet the 2017 Dogs of the Dow: Massive Dividends and Expected Upside

The year 2016 went out with a bang for stock investors after large November and December post-election rallying. Closing at 19,762.60 on December 30, the Dow Jones Industrial Average may ...
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Caterpillar Is Best Performing Dow Stock of 2016 — Up 36%

The winner as the best performing component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average for 2016 is Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT), which up 36.46% to $92.74. It barely edged out UnitedHealth ...
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Caterpillar, Intel Sink DJIA Wednesday

December 28, 2016: Markets opened higher Wednesday but any recovery from Tuesday's end-of-day selling failed to materialize. Trading reversed course from Tuesday, where every S&P sector showed a gain, to ...
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Caterpillar Best Dow Stock Up 39% In 2016

Caterpillar (NYSE: CAT) is the best performing Dow (DJIA) stock of 2016, so far, up 38% to $94. The Dow has risen just over 14% over the same period to ...
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Caterpillar’s Executive Shuffle as Year Winds Down

As the year draws to a close, Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) investors are seeing some changes in the company’s executive ranks. Following the previous announcement that Jim Umpleby will become ...
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Nike, Caterpillar Push DJIA Higher Tuesday

December 20, 2016: Markets opened higher again Tuesday and the DJIA once again flirted with 20,000, but stopped short at a new record of just under 19,988. Leading sectors included ...
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Caterpillar Retail Sales Slide Continues in November

For the best-performing stock among the Dow 30 industrials, Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) does not have a lot to shout about when it comes to retail sales. In its monthly ...
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Happy Holidays, You’re Fired: List of Companies Laying People Off

The holidays are a particularly cruel time to lay off people, or to tell them they will be laid off soon. That has not stopped a number of companies from ...
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Intel, Caterpillar Sink DJIA on Friday

December 16, 2016: Markets opened higher again Friday but equities seemed to prefer trading sideways for most of the afternoon. Among the sectors, utilities and real estate performed best while ...
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Caterpillar, Exxon Drag DJIA Lower on Wednesday

December 14, 2016: Markets opened slightly higher Wednesday but the FOMC announcement set shares below the break-even line in mid-afternoon and they never recovered. Only the tech sector traded (just ...
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Meet the Preliminary 2017 Dogs of the Dow for Massive Dividends

The end of 2016 has brought a serious change for the markets and for investors. It turns out that Donald Trump's infrastructure and pro-growth initiatives have created a serious demand ...
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JPMorgan’s Dimon New Head of Business Roundtable

Banker Jamie Dimon, chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), was named Wednesday to succeed Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman as chairman of ...
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Verizon, Goldman Sachs Hold DJIA Up Tuesday

December 6, 2016: Markets opened slightly higher Tuesday and the three major indexes moved within a fairly narrow range. Crude prices dropped back a little and now traders are trying ...
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