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UnitedHealth Up 22%, Leads Dow in 2016

UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE: UNH) shares have risen 22.14% so far in 2016, making it the top performing Dow Jones Industrial Average stock in 2016. The Dow is up 6.58% for ...
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McDonald’s, J&J Buoy DJIA on Tuesday

July 19, 2016: Markets opened mixed on Tuesday with the blue chips opening lower before bouncing higher. Unlike the S&P 500 Index and the Nasdaq Composite, which never traded higher ...
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UnitedHealth Lifts Low-End of EPS Forecast After Solid Earnings

UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE: UNH) reported second-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Tuesday. The health insurance and benefits management firm posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.96 on revenues ...
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Top Dow Earnings for the Week Ahead

The broad markets hitting new all-time highs this past week and with a huge chunk of Dow Jones Industrial Average component earnings reports around the corner, who knows what to expect. What’s ...
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How DJIA Earnings Could Make or Break This Rally

With the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) hitting new all-time highs this past week, we have to wonder what we have in store going forward as earnings reporting ramps up. Consider this: ...
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UnitedHealth, Verizon Lead Dow Higher on Tuesday

July 13, 2016: Markets opened higher again Wednesday but by noon only the DJIA was still trading with a gain. A weakish dollar trade lasted most of the day while ...
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Is Too Big to Fail Coming to a Health Care Sector Near You?

That some banks are too big to fail is not news. The acronym TBTF has become part of pop investment culture since 2008, though systematized bank bailouts have been in ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA Thursday

July 7, 2016: Markets opened higher Thursday, and in a reverse from Wednesday's trading, traded lower by the end of the day's session. The British pound posted another low against ...
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Some Popular Obamacare Plans About to See Big Price Hikes?

Users of some popular Affordable Care Act plans may face sticker shock in the coming year, according to a study by the Kaiser Family Foundation released on Wednesday. Some Obamacare ...
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The 4 Stocks That Boosted the Dow Wednesday

June 8, 2016: Markets opened higher for a third straight day Wednesday boosted by rising crude oil prices and a falling dollar. An premarket jump in shares of LendingClub helped ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Thursday

June 2, 2016: Markets opened lower Thursday while investors waited to hear results from the OPEC meeting in Vienna. Alas, no change to the current policy sending oil prices lower ...
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The 4 Stocks That Buoyed the Dow Wednesday

June 1, 2016: Markets opened lower Wednesday and by mid-morning had reached a state of the wobbles around the break-even line that lasted for most of the rest of the ...
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The 4 Stocks That Bolstered the DJIA on Friday

May 27, 2016: Markets opened higher again Friday and all three major indexes traded higher for the entire session. The second U.S. first-quarter GDP estimate out this morning was lower ...
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Jefferies 4 Value Stocks to Buy With Big Summer Upside Potential

As the chatter over a Federal Reserve rate increase in June gets louder, the chances that volatility will spike along with the increase are getting bigger. While it’s possible the ...
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Are There More Insurance Giant Merger Risks?

Many investors, and the millions of insured Americans, are concerned about insurance premiums. After all, "Affordable Care" hasn't proved to be that affordable for many people who already had insurance ...
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