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How Caterpillar Earnings Overcame Strong Currency Headwinds

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) reported its first-quarter results Thursday before the market opened as $1.86 in earnings per share (EPS) and $12.7 billion in revenue. That compares to Thomson Reuters ...
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7 DIJA Earnings Previews This Week: Verizon, Boeing, Coca-Cola, McDonald’s, Caterpillar, 3M, P&G

Corporate earnings season is underway and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the Dow Jones Industrial Average components reporting their financial results in the week ahead. ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the DJIA on Wednesday

April 15, 2015: Markets opened higher again on Wednesday and followed the energy sector higher as crude oil gained nearly 6% on a lower than expected build to U.S. inventories. ...
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Over Half of DJIA Stocks Outyield 30-Year Treasury Bond

2015 is becoming a very interesting year. The bull market is now six years old, we are over three years without a true correction and the Federal Reserve is expected ...
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The 4 Stocks That Drove the Dow Higher on Friday

April 10, 2015: Markets opened higher on Friday after GE announced a plan to dump real estate assets held by GE Capital and initiate a share buyback of $50 billion. ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Monday

April 6, 2015: Markets opened lower on Monday as traders reacted to Friday’s report on non-farm payrolls. Investors likely concluded that the poor report on jobs would push a Fed ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed Down the DJIA on Tuesday

March 31, 2015: Markets opened lower on Tuesday as the dollar continued to show strength. The greenback pressured energy prices, and crude oil closed the day trading down about 2%. ...
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Key DJIA Stocks at Risk of Setting 52-Week Lows

This year is turning out to be a choppy one for stocks. Now that the bull market is six years old, and now that investors have lined up to buy ...
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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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