Industrials

Merrill Lynch Reverses Stance on General Electric With Big Analyst Downgrade

When analysts issue flash research notes after earnings or other key news events, it is no unheard of that their initial stance gets muted or reversed. After all, analysts are ...
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What’s Boosting Caterpillar Stock to a New High after Earnings

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Tuesday. The heavy equipment firm posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.28 on revenues of $9.82 billion. ...
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Ocean Power Technologies Wins Big After Japanese PowerBuoy Deployment

Ocean Power Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: OPTT) saw its shares surge to kick off the week after the company announced the deployment of its PB3 PowerBuoy off the coast of Japan. ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Still Sees Big Upside for GE After Earnings

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) reported earnings on Friday morning, and the results came with mixed fanfare. The results looked as though they were going to be good enough for ...
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Honeywell Earnings Are Good Despite Weak Comps

Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE: HON) reported its first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Friday. The company posted $1.66 in earnings per share (EPS) and $9.49 billion in revenue, ...
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Why General Electric Earnings Were Just Good Enough

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Friday. The conglomerate reported diluted net earnings per share (EPS) of $0.07 on revenues of $27.66 billion. In ...
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Milacron Files for IPO

Milacron Holdings has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) regarding its initial public offering (IPO). No pricing details were listed in the filing, but ...
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Kleinfeld Out as Chairman, CEO of Arconic

The high-tech engineering and manufacturing firm hived off from Alcoa last year, Arconic Inc. (NYSE: ARNC), announced Monday morning that Chairman and CEO Klaus Kleinfeld has resigned both positions, along ...
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Monsanto Posts Solid Win in Q2

When Monsanto Co. (NYSE: MON) reported its most recent earnings results, the company posted a big win on both the top and bottom lines. In this report, executives reinforced confidence ...
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Why Boeing’s Big Move Just Hit Turbulence

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has made an incredible run over the past year, with practically all the gain taking place in the past six months. Industrial stocks really picked up after ...
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How GE Power Will Drive General Electric Higher

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) shares have fallen off a little in 2017, but this could be changing in the near future. Although the stock has only dropped just under ...
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Why Jefferies Upgraded Dow Chemical, DuPont to Buy

Late last month the news that the European Union (EU) was prepared to approve the $60 billion merger between Dow Chemical Co. (NYSE: DOW) and E.I. du Pont de Nemours and ...
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A Look at All Samsung’s Global Businesses as Chief Jay Y Lee Is Indicted

Samsung is not only the largest company in South Korea, it is also a vast conglomerate with businesses well beyond its consumer electronics division. As heir to Samsung's family owners, Jay ...
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How Deere Beat Estimates and Set a Higher Outlook Than Expected

Deere & Co. (NYSE: DE) reported first-quarter fiscal 2017 results before markets opened Friday. The farm and heavy equipment maker posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.61 on revenues of ...
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Are Analysts Getting Too Ambitious on Caterpillar and Boeing?

Two of the best performing Dow stocks so far in 2017 are The Boeing Co.l (NYSE: BA) and Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT). Boeing is the Dow's leading gainer through last ...
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