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Does Dumping Sikorsky Really Make a Difference for United Technologies?

United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) made it official Monday morning: the industrial giant will “pursue the separation of the Sikorsky Aircraft Business” from the mothership. The company said in March ...
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Credit Suisse Raises S&P 500 Target, but Warns of Stock Market Bubble Chances

The bull market is now more than six years old. Equities are trading at what is a historically high premium against earnings, and there has not been a 10% correction ...
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How to Protect Yourself From a Summer Stock Market Correction or Crash

It is now June, and the echoes of "sell in May and go away" are still ringing. In fact, the Dow Jones Industrial Average went negative for the year on ...
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The 6 Stocks Punishing the Dow in 2015

Stocks decided to take a breather at the end of May, bringing up many questions ahead of summer about just how strong and powerful this bull market can remain after ...
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Apple Short Interest Soars

Shares sold short in Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) jumped about 26% in the two-week period that ended May 15. A pool of traders believed that Apple's shares have peaked near ...
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Apple and Disney Lead the Dow Higher

Two stocks have driven the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) to near record levels so far this year. They are Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS). ...
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What to Expect From Merck and Pfizer Earnings

Pharmaceutical giants Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE: MRK) and Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) are both releasing their first quarter financial results Tuesday before the markets open. Each of these companies ...
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7 DIJA Earnings Previews This Week: Verizon, Boeing, Coca-Cola, McDonald’s, Caterpillar, 3M, P&G

Corporate earnings season is underway and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the Dow Jones Industrial Average components reporting their financial results in the week ahead. ...
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The 5 Best DJIA Stocks of 2015 — With More Upside Expected

2015 marks the sixth year of the bull market. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) has now not seen a 10% correction in about three years, while investors keep lining ...
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Over Half of DJIA Stocks Outyield 30-Year Treasury Bond

2015 is becoming a very interesting year. The bull market is now six years old, we are over three years without a true correction and the Federal Reserve is expected ...
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Key DJIA Stocks at Risk of Setting 52-Week Lows

This year is turning out to be a choppy one for stocks. Now that the bull market is six years old, and now that investors have lined up to buy ...
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The Best Performing Stocks of 2015 in the S&P 500

The last full week of March was choppy enough that it ticked the Dow ever so slightly into the red for 2015. The close of 17,712.66 put the index down ...
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Ralph Lauren, SanDisk, Chesapeake Lead the 2015 Worst S&P 500 Stocks

This past week was yet another one that took some of the charge out of the bulls. The Dow posted marginal gains on Friday, but this week's drop ticked the ...
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7 Companies That Seriously Should Split Their Stocks

The bull market is now six years old, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) and S&P 500 have bounced an average of about 200% each from the March 2009 ...
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10 Reasons Bullish Market Strategist Sees S&P 500 at 2,350 This Year

One thing is for sure, you have to admire a bullish equity strategist when the market is within striking distance of all-time highs. Barry Bannister, Stifel’s Chief Equity Strategist, is one ...
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