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Terex Stumbles Over Terminated Zoomlion Talks

Shares of Terex Corp. (NYSE: TEX) tumbled in Friday’s session following the announcement that its talks with Zoomlion were terminated. At the same time, the company also announced that the sale of ...
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Why Investors Remain So Focused on GE Over Other Conglomerates in 2016

Investors have a mixed history of how they view conglomerates. They are supposed to be preferred companies in times of uncertainty, but that was not the case during the Great ...
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Deere Clears Low Bar, Lowers Outlook Again

Deere & Co. (NYSE: DE) reported second-quarter fiscal 2016 results before markets opened Friday. The farm and heavy equipment maker posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.56 on revenues ...
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US Steel Tariffs Rise 500% on Chinese Exports

The U.S. Department of Commerce on Tuesday ruled that imports of cold-rolled steel from China will be subject to a maximum 266% anti-dumping duty plus a 256% anti-subsidy duty. Cold-rolled ...
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4 UBS Most Preferred Dividend-Paying Industrial Stocks

The weaker the U.S. dollar gets, the better things look for many of the top industrial stocks, and there is a very simple reason why. Many of the top industrial ...
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Why JPMorgan Says It Is Time to Sell General Electric

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) is the top American conglomerate by market capitalization, and the company has been in a multiyear transformation. GE's stock has also surged off of the ...
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International Paper Moves to Acquire Weyerhaeuser’s Pulp Business

International Paper Co. (NYSE: IP) was making waves early Monday morning following a merger announcement. The company announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to purchase Weyerhaeuser Co.'s ...
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Caterpillar Is Best Performing Dow Stock of 2016, Up 14%

Old companies have led the Dow Jones Industrial Average higher in 2016. Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is up 14.4% to $77.72. Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) is up 13.4% to ...
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Why Caterpillar Could Bounce Even Higher

Analysts are seeing signs that Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is beginning to improve, albeit slowly, and its valuations remain attractive. This well-managed firm has a strong balance sheet and a ...
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3M Earnings Top Estimates, Investors Not Impressed

3M Co. (NYSE: MMM) reported its first-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday. The company said it had $2.05 in earnings per share (EPS) on $7.4 billion in ...
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4 Top Dividend Industrial Stocks to Buy for a Weaker Dollar

After an extended run higher that lasted over a year, it’s starting to look like the move higher for the U.S. dollar may be just about over. With a very ...
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DuPont Earnings Beat Estimates on Higher Ag Sales

E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Co. (NYSE: DD) reported first-quarter 2016 results Tuesday before markets opened. The chemical giant posted quarterly adjusted operating earnings per share (EPS) of $1.26 ...
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What to Expect From 3M Earnings

3M Co. (NYSE: MMM) is scheduled to report its first-quarter financial results before the markets open on Tuesday. Consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters are calling for $1.92 in earnings per share ...
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How the Bulls and Bears Alike Can View GE After Its Earnings and Guidance

When it comes to the earnings reports from General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE), they still can perhaps best be described as "complicated and complex." In fact, it may still be ...
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Caterpillar Earnings Meet Lowered Expectations, Guidance Drops Again

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) reported first-quarter 2016 results before markets opened Friday. The heavy equipment firm posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.67 on revenues of $9.5 billion. ...
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