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JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs Sink DJIA on Tuesday

January 17, 2017: Markets opened lower Tuesday as financial stocks took a severe beating in the session following remarks by the president-elect that he wanted a weaker dollar. That sent ...
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UnitedHealth Takes Aim at New 52-Week High After Solid Earnings

UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE: UNH) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2016 results before markets opened Tuesday morning. The health insurance and benefits management firm reported adjusted diluted quarterly earnings per share ...
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Top 5 Dow Stocks Reporting Earnings This Week

Earnings season for the fourth quarter of the calendar year is underway, and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the major Dow Jones Industrial Average ...
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Forget 20,000: Why the 2017 DJIA Bull-Bear Outlook Points to 21,422

With 2017 well underway, the investing community needs to consider what happened in 2016, and they need to consider beyond the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) hitting 20,000 for what ...
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2017 Bull-Bear Case for Health Care: J&J, Merck, Pfizer, UnitedHealth

Major Dow Jones Industrial Average companies in the health care sector saw a relatively strong 2016, with most posting a solid gain on the year. One of these stocks was ...
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Caterpillar Is Best Performing Dow Stock of 2016 — Up 36%

The winner as the best performing component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average for 2016 is Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT), which up 36.46% to $92.74. It barely edged out UnitedHealth ...
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Beyond DJIA 20,000: What Could Drive the Dow to 22,000 in 2017

With 2016 winding down, some investors are looking backward to see what worked and what did not. With a 14% rally in the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) this year, ...
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Jefferies 2017 Managed Care Stocks to Buy as Obamacare May Be Repealed

The subject was discussed before, during and after the election ad nauseam, and as huge increases in premiums start to hit consumers, the pressure will be on for President-elect Trump to repeal ...
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Express Scripts Thumped by Short Seller Citron Research

Around noon on Thursday, short-seller Citron Research offered some free advice to President-Elect Donald Trump: If Trump is serious about cutting prescription drug costs, go after Express Scripts Holdings Co. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Discover Financial, Juniper Networks, Kellogg, Micron, NetApp, Rio Tinto, Synchrony Financial, UnitedHealth and More

Stocks closed higher Tuesday and Monday but were looking for direction on Wednesday morning. All in all, the markets are right at all-time highs, and the 19,000 Dow Jones Industrial ...
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The 11 Most Attractive Dow Stocks for 2017: Is DJIA 22,000 in the Cards?

As 2016 winds down and 2017 becomes the prevailing concern, investors have to wonder what to expect. Donald Trump unexpectedly beat Hillary Clinton in the presidential election, and now both sides ...
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Half of the Dow Jones Rally Just 3 Stocks: These 4 Blue Chips Better Buys Now

It has been a huge move for the venerable Dow Jones Industrial Average since the election of Donald Trump. The index is up a staggering 1,200 points plus since the ...
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Goldman Sachs, GE Boost DJIA Thursday

December 1, 2016: Markets opened higher again Thursday as oil prices started the day trading higher after gaining more than 9% on Wednesday. The financials, industrials, and energy sectors traded ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Arrowhead Pharma, Cognizant, Goldman Sachs, HP, Splunk, UnitedHealth and More

Monday's small stock market sell-off was followed by small gains on Tuesday, and the markets were indicated higher on Wednesday morning before the opening bell. This week we have seen ...
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Boeing, UnitedHealth Dominate DJIA Tuesday

November 29, 2016: Markets opened higher Tuesday following the Commerce Department's second estimate of third quarter GDP growth of 3.2%. The Conference Board's consumer confidence index has returned to pre-recession ...
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