3M (NYSE:MMM)

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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Dow on Friday

June 26, 2015: Markets opened higher on Friday but tech stocks almost immediately dragged down the Nasdaq Composite and eventually weighed on the S&P 500 index as well. A weak ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA Thursday

June 25, 2015: Markets opened higher on Thursday before sinking below the break-even line in mid-afternoon trading. Equities were bolstered early by a report that personal spending was at its ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA on Wednesday

June 24, 2015: Markets opened lower on Wednesday as traders were cautious about the European Union’s negotiations with Greece and the final (negative) reading on U.S. GDP growth. Tech stocks ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the DJIA on Thursday

June 18, 2015: Markets opened higher on Thursday based on the FOMC’s decision to leave interest rates alone and generally good economic data reported early this morning. A weaker dollar ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA on Monday

June 15, 2015: Markets opened lower on Monday, once again taking some punishment after negotiations between Greece and some of its creditors were summarily ended on Sunday. The dollar weakened ...
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4 Merrill Lynch High Quality and Dividend Yield Stocks to Buy Now

The higher the market goes, and the more that volatility starts to play a part of the action, the more conservative investors want to move out of any high beta ...
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How Value Investors Rank GE, United Tech and 3M Against Each Other

With the summer here and earnings season more than a month away, investors have been searching for value analysis during a time when market uncertainty is elevated. After all, the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Exxon, Home Depot, Lululemon, 3M, Vodafone, Mondelez, Chevron and More

Stocks were marginally lower on Monday to kick off the week, after the prior week was in the red. The one trend that is nearly four years old is that ...
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Why General Electric’s Stock Price Has Been So Terrible

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) shareholders doubtlessly will be unimpressed by the returns the stock has offered over the past decade. Over this time frame, GE stock is down around ...
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10 Companies to Own for the Next Decade

The decade from 2010 to 2020 has come with far less turbulence so far than the prior decade. Many investors might have grown to think all over again that they can ...
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Even 3M Earnings Could Not Escape Strong Dollar This Time

3M Co. (NYSE: MMM) reported first-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Thursday morning. The conglomerate posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.85 on revenues of $7.6 billion. In the ...
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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 Sank the Dow on Friday

April 17, 2015: Markets opened lower again on Friday following the monthly report showing that the consumer price index rose just 0.2% in March. The possibility of a Greek default ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dragged the DJIA Down on Wednesday

April 1, 2015: Markets opened lower on Wednesday on mixed economic news. The ADP employment report came in well short of expectations, the dollar weakened a bit, and crude oil ...
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7 Companies That Seriously Should Split Their Stocks

The bull market is now six years old, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) and S&P 500 have bounced an average of about 200% each from the March 2009 ...
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