Dow Jones Industrial Average

Dividend Hike Helps Boeing Retain Position as Top DJIA Stock

Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) share price added about 2.8% last week to maintain its position as the best performing among the 30 stocks that make up the Dow Jones Industrial ...
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General Electric Holds On as 2017’s Worst DJIA Stock

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) shares gained a bit of ground last week, closing on Friday up about 1% and a boost of 11 cents (0.6%) for the week. Nonetheless, ...
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Intel, Microsoft Dominate DJIA Friday

December 15, 2017: Markets opened higher again Friday and continue to put up gains throughout the day. All three major equities indexes posted new intra-day highs as all sectors traded ...
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Caterpillar, UnitedHealth Lead DJIA Slide Thursday

December 14, 2017: Markets opened higher again Thursday but shares trickled lower throughout the day led by a drop of around 1% in the healthcare and materials sectors. Only consumer ...
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Caterpillar, Nike Push DJIA Higher Wednesday

December 13, 2017: Markets opened higher Wednesday after a report indicating the consumer price index showed only a modest rise in November. The Federal Reserve did raise its policy rate ...
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Boeing, Goldman Sachs Dominate DJIA on Tuesday

December 12, 2017: Markets opened mixed again Tuesday but this time the Nasdaq was the laggard. Tomorrow might see a little more action because we're scheduled to see the latest ...
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For Boeing Investors, the Music Never Stops

Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) cash register is singing and ringing out one of the best years in the company's history, at least as far as an annual share price increase ...
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Disney, Apple Pace Dow to Monday Gain

December 11, 2017: Markets opened mixed Monday with the DJIA lagging a bit. By mid-afternoon all three major indexes were trading in the green, even if barely. Tech, telecom, and ...
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General Electric Won’t Shake Ranking as 2017’s Worst DJIA Stock

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) shares once more posted a loss last week, closing Friday down nearly 1% after dropping 17 cents. The loss keeps GE's grip firmly on its ...
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Boeing Holds on as Top 2017 DJIA Stock

Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) share price added nearly 5.4% last week to keep the aerospace giant's grip on its position as the best performing stock among the 30 that make ...
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Microsoft, UnitedHealth Lead DJIA Higher Friday

December 8, 2017: Markets opened higher Friday following a very solid report on non-farm payroll gains. Next week's FOMC meeting is expected to raise the federal funds rate again. Telecom ...
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Caterpillar, Nike Lead DJIA Higher Thursday

December 7, 2017: Markets opened slightly higher Thursday and traded in the green all day. Investors are waiting to hear tomorrow's report on non-farm payrolls. The effect on stock prices ...
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Merrill Lynch Says 5 Dow Jones Laggards Could Be 2018 Winners

With just over three weeks left in 2017, it has been another banner year for stocks investors, with double-digit gains in all three major averages. Barring a big end-of-the-year meltdown, ...
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Happy Holidays: GE Fires 12,000

In an announcement released early Thursday morning, General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) said it will slash global headcount in its Power segment by about 12,000, including both professional and production ...
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2018 Outlook: How Exxon, GE, IBM, Merck and Disney Could Be the Top Dow Stocks

It's a raging bull market, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average has enjoyed incredible gains in 2017. As 2018 gets ever closer, investors have to decide how they will invest ...
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