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3M Joins the 3% Dividend Club in the Dow, With Dividend Hike and Huge Buyback

3M Co. (NYSE: MMM) has managed to recover handily from its lows of January. Still, its stock price is lower than it was at the end of 2015. Now 3M ...
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General Electric Earnings Do Not Electrify Investors

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2015 results before markets opened Friday. The conglomerate reported quarterly diluted net earnings per share (EPS) of $0.64 on revenues of ...
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Why Citigroup Wants Investors in Top Conglomerates Now

The stock market carnage in the first three weeks of 2016 has been quite challenging for most investors. After close to a seven-year bull market, many are wondering if the ...
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As Warren Buffett Buys More Phillips 66, Is He Calling a Bottom?

Warren Buffett is considered the greatest investor of the modern era. Some debate just how much this helps Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) now that the company is so mature, ...
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The Bullish and Bearish Case for 3M, UTC in 2016 (Versus GE)

The year 2016 may have gotten off to a rock start, but investors are looking for their year ahead forecasts. In 2015, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) closed out ...
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The 2016 Bullish and Bearish Case for General Electric

Now that 2015 has come to an end, 24/7 Wall St. wants to see what the strategists and analysts on Wall Street are expecting for the stock market in 2016. ...
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Why GE Could Gain Over 20% in 2016

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) has by far been the best conglomerate of 2015. 24/7 Wall St. just ran a comparable analysis on all the large conglomerates to see which ...
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The Best Big Conglomerate Stock for 2016

With 2015 coming to an end, it is hard to imagine that December 18 was the final trading Friday of the year. Investors have dealt with choppy markets in 2015 ...
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Why Credit Suisse Just Removed GE From Its Focus List

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) has been a top Dow Jones Industrial Average performer in 2015. The conglomerate's shares have performed better than other conglomerates, and now the Synchrony Financial ...
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Major Changes Seen in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stock Holdings

Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) have released their official equity holdings of Berkshire Hathaway as of September 30, 2015. 24/7 Wall St. has followed this trend for ...
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Why GE Is the Best Conglomerate Stock of 2015

Although it might seem like conglomerates are going out of style, one of the 10 best performing Dow Jones Industrial Average is General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE), which traded up ...
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What May Drive GE to 52-Week and Multiyear Highs

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) has been the center of much attention over the past month. A few of the developments were that the company had its European acquisition of ...
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What Nelson Peltz Wants With GE

Starting Monday morning off with a bang, Trian Fund Management announced that it had acquired a stake of 98.5 million shares in General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) valued at approximately ...
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The 20 Most Dominant Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Investments

Warren Buffett has been busy making some key acquisitions for Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) and changing some of its largest investments. Just as he discloses his investment in yet ...
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Why Warren Buffett Continues to Dump His Exposure to Oil and Oil Stocks

Being the richest man in the world and being able to have a long-term investing horizon of 20 to 100 years must come with some privilege. It is no wonder ...
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