Dow Jones Industrial Average

Cisco, Home Depot Lift DJIA on Thursday

April 27, 2017: Markets opened higher again Thursday after some late selling in the final half-hour of trading Wednesday. Once again equities have bounced around but with less than an ...
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Verizon, United Technologies Prop Up DJIA on Wednesday

April 26, 2017: Markets opened higher again Wednesday and bounced around in positive territory throughout the day's session. Optimism related to the Trump administration's tax reform proposal also put some ...
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Caterpillar, McDonald’s Dominate the DJIA Tuesday

April 25, 2017: Markets opened higher again Tuesday as several large-cap stocks reported better-than-expected results before the bell. The materials and financial sectors traded higher by more than 1% with ...
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Why Coca-Cola Earnings Aren’t Enough

Coca-Cola Co. (NYSE: KO) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened Tuesday. The soft-drink maker posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.43 on revenues of $9.12 billion. In ...
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JPMorgan, Goldman Sachs Drive DJIA Higher Monday

April 24, 2017: Markets opened higher Monday following a first round of voting in France that appears at least to maintain both the EU and the currency union. The financial ...
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Boeing, Microsoft and Other Top Dow Earnings to Watch For This Week

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of the Dow Jones Industrial Average companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this week. Overall nine companies in the Dow are reporting ...
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Apple Remains the DJIA’s Best Performing Stock of 2017

Shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) added $1.42 last week (about 0.9%), closing at $142.27 on Friday. The company remains the best-performing stock by a wide margin among the 30 ...
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Verizon Returns as DJIA’s Worst Performing Stock for 2017

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) last week reclaimed its status as the worst-performing stock among the 30 equities included in the Dow Jones Industrial Average. The telecom giant had ceded ...
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General Electric, Verizon Weigh on DJIA Friday

April 21, 2017: Markets opened mixed Friday and equities never moved very far from the break-even line all day. A terrorist attack in Paris draws attention to this weekend's first ...
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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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American Express, Goldman Sachs Dominate DJIA on Thursday

April 20, 2017: Markets opened higher Thursday and equities climbed steadily for the whole day.  The financials and industrials sectors posted the best gains for the day, while counter-cyclicals performed ...
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IBM, Chevron Sink DJIA Wednesday

April 19, 2017: Markets opened higher Wednesday and held onto the gains through the morning before slipping lower. Only the Nasdaq Composite traded in the green late in the afternoon. ...
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Goldman Sachs, Johnson & Johnson Sink the DJIA Tuesday

April 18, 2017: Markets opened lower Tuesday after disappointing quarterly results from some big names. An announced snap election in Britain and the coming French elections also got tossed into ...
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Why Johnson & Johnson Raised Guidance After Missing Sales Estimates

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened on Tuesday. The health care giant reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $1.83 on revenue of ...
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Why Goldman Sachs Earnings Disappointed Investors

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS) reported first-quarter 2017 results before markets opened on Tuesday. The investment bank reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $5.15 on revenue of $8.03 ...
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