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Caterpillar, Nike Push DJIA Higher Wednesday

December 13, 2017: Markets opened higher Wednesday after a report indicating the consumer price index showed only a modest rise in November. The Federal Reserve did raise its policy rate ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cisco, Dollar General, NetApp, Pandora, P&G, Target and More

Stocks were indicated to open handily higher on Thursday, after several consecutive days of selling pressure. Investors know this bull market is more than eight and a half years old, ...
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Has Peltz Beaten P&G and Gained Board Seat?

On October 9, shareholders of Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) cast their ballots for all 11 seats on the company's board of directors. On October 10, P&G declared victory, ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today: A Buyout of Time Inc?

Mattel Inc. (NYSE: MAT) has rejected a buyout offer from Hasbro Inc. (NYSE: HAS). Reuters reports: Mattel’s rebuttal indicates that Margaret Georgiadis, who took over as the company’s chief executive ...
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5 Dividend Aristocrat Stocks to Buy for 2018 With Market on Shaky Ground

Long-time stock market participants can feel it, and despite the many bullish pundits on Wall Street, the fact of the matter is the bull market is old and getting tired. ...
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Home Depot, McDonald’s Buoy DJIA Monday

November 13, 2017: Markets opened lower again Monday, but by mid-morning shares had crossed into positive territory and never looked back. Among the sectors, gains were strongest in utilities and ...
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General Electric, McDonald’s Sink DJIA Monday

October 23, 2017: Markets opened slightly higher Monday, apparently marking time for more earnings reports out later this week; some biggies tomorrow, 3M, Caterpillar, UTC, and McDonald's. No S&P sector ...
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Procter & Gamble Faces More Headwinds Despite Earnings Beat

When Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Friday, the company said that it had $1.09 in earnings per share ...
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Apple, Procter & Gamble Weigh on DJIA Thursday

October 19, 2017: Markets opened Lower Thursday but the indexes have been creeping toward the break-even line steadily and must may make it by the closing bell. A report on ...
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Intel, Procter & Gamble Push DJIA Higher Friday

October 13, 2017: Markets opened higher Friday following a report showing retails sales up 4.4% year over year in September. Consumer prices also rose last month, thanks in large part ...
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Procter & Gamble Declares Victory in Proxy Vote

A preliminary count by Procter & Gamble Co.'s (NYSE: PG) proxy solicitors indicates that P&G shareholders elected all 11 of the company-backed directors. Activist investor Nelson Peltz of Trian Fund ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

The chief of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) wants to end credits for wind power in an attempt to help the coal industry. According to Bloomberg: Tax incentives for the wind ...
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GE Adds Trian Co-Founder to Board, Stock Price Tumbles Anyway

CEO John Flannery continues to make waves at General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE). After replacing three top executives last Friday, the company announced Monday morning that the co-founder of activist ...
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Apple, Procter & Gamble Sink the DJIA Thursday

September 21, 2017: Markets opened lower Thursday while equities traders try to read the FOMC tea leaves for a rate hike by the end of this year. The Fed will ...
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Verizon, American Express Lead DJIA Higher Tuesday

September 19, 2017: Markets opened higher again Tuesday on very little economic news. Existing home sales came in above expectations but lower than last month and the better news was ...
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