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February Sales Will Not Boost Caterpillar Appeal to Investors

When Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) reported fourth-quarter 2014 earnings in January, the company noted that sales decreases in its construction industries and resource industries segments were “about offset” by sales ...
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The 4 Stocks That Boosted the DJIA on Wednesday

March 18, 2015: Markets opened lower on Wednesday and bided its time below the break-even line until just after 2 p.m. and the FOMC’s announcement that it would no longer ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Tuesday

March 17, 2015: Markets opened lower on Tuesday as investors prepare for Wednesday’s announcement from the Federal Reserve. While many observers expect Fed chairwoman Janet Yellen to adjust the wording ...
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The 4 Stocks That Tanked the DJIA on Friday

March 13, 2015: Markets opened lower on Friday as crude oil prices weighed on markets while the dollar strengthened. Producer prices fell in February stoking worries about deflation. Gold finished ...
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After Apple Added to DJIA, at Least 3 More Dow Stocks Could Get Booted

The team members at the S&P Dow Jones Indices group made a bold decision by removing AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) from the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) and replacing it ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on Markets Wednesday

March 4, 2015: Markets opened lower on Wednesday following a somewhat disappointing ADP employment report for February even though January’s estimate was revised sharply up. Crude oil inventories grew by ...
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The 4 Stocks That Tanked the Market on Friday

February 27, 2015: Markets opened lower on Friday following a lowered estimate of fourth quarter 2014 GDP growth. Equities never really recovered. Shortly before the closing bell the DJIA traded ...
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The 4 Stocks That Curbed the DJIA Thursday

February 26, 2015: Markets opened lower on Thursday following a reports of a rise in jobless claims, an increase in durable goods orders, and the CPI fell. Energy stocks were ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Dow on Tuesday

February 24, 2015: Markets opened mixed on Tuesday as investors waited to hear what Fed chairwoman Janet Yellen had to say to the U.S. Senate. Wage growth remains weak and ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the Dow Monday

February 23, 2015: Markets opened lower for a fifth consecutive day Monday as a falling crude oil price dragged the energy sector down at the opening bell. Fed chairwoman Janet ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA on Thursday

February 19, 2015: Markets opened lower for a third consecutive day on Thursday after Wednesday night’s report on a huge build in crude oil inventories. New claims for unemployment benefits ...
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How Big a Hit Will Caterpillar Take From SEC Probe?

In a regulatory filing Tuesday, Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) announced that it was under investigation by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in regard to its cash movement. The company ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Friday

February 13, 2015: Markets opened higher again on Friday following better-than-expected GDP reports from the eurozone and higher market closes in Asia. Afternoon trading was light as traders got a ...
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The 4 Stocks That Led the DJIA Higher on Tuesday

February 3, 2015: Markets opened higher on Tuesday on a report that Greece had to play nice with the rest of the eurozone by not demanding lenders to take a ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Barclays, Caterpillar, EMC, JD.com, LinkedIn, Stratasys and More

Stocks were trying to make a day-two recovery move on Tuesday after last week's sell-off. For the better part of the past two and a half years, investors regularly have ...
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