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The Best- and Worst-Performing DJIA Stocks in 2014

The bull market may be five and a half years old, but stocks have been fighting each week to hit newer highs. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) was up ...
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The Best Performing DJIA Stocks of 2014

The bull market may be five and a half years old, but stocks have been fighting each week to hit newer highs. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) was up ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Market

September 22, 2014: Markets opened lower on Monday following an announcement from China’s Finance Minister that the country would would not add more stimulus to the economy. In Japan, an ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed Down the DJIA

September 11, 2014: Markets opened lower on Thursday as healthcare and energy stocks weighed down the open. Equities appear to be headed for a mixed close as tech stocks have ...
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Caterpillar Downgraded on Growth Concerns vs. Value

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) has enjoyed an amazing 2014, despite indications early in the year that things may be a dud. With a year-to-date gain of roughly 20%, Caterpillar has ...
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The 4 Stocks That Steered the Market

September 3, 2014: Markets opened higher on Wednesday following a report -- later said to be inaccurate -- of a cease-fire in Ukraine. Equities have drifted lower all day. The ...
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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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