Dow Jones Industrial Average

Caterpillar, DuPont Weigh on DJIA Wednesday

June 21, 2017: Markets opened slightly higher Wednesday but both the DJIA and S&P 500 quickly dipped into the red and both have spent much of the day there. Solid ...
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General Electric, Intel Weigh on DJIA Tuesday

June 20, 2017: Markets opened lower Tuesday primarily on sinking prices for crude oil. The lack of any meaningful economic data played a role as did a mixed overnight trading ...
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Apple, JPMorgan Boost DJIA on Monday

June 19, 2017: Markets opened higher Monday as tech and healthcare stocks carry the day. Th energy, telecom, and utilities lagged on Monday. No significant economic news was released today ...
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Verizon Remains DJIA’s Worst Performing Stock for 2017

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) last week saw its share price dip by $0.09 (about 0.2%) to retain its position as the worst-performing stock among the 30 equities included in ...
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Boeing Replaces Apple as DJIA’s Best Performing Stock in 2017

Since topping the list in January as the Dow Jones Industrial Index's best-performing stock, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has trailed Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), and occasionally McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD), ...
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Wal-Mart, Nike Weigh on DJIA Friday

June 16, 2017: Markets opened lower again Friday following Amazon's announcement that it is acquiring Whole Foods. The news crushed some other grocery store stocks and affected all of them. ...
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Nike, Goldman Sachs Weigh on DJIA Thursday

June 15, 2017: Markets opened lower Thursday following the Fed's decision to raise the fed funds rate another quarter point on Wednesday and the promised another rate hike this year. ...
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Is the Dow Less Than 1% Away From Its 2017 Peak?

With a Federal Reserve rate hike decision, investors have to keep in mind what to think of the stock market heading into the rest of this summer and what to ...
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Is GE on the Way to Being the Worst Performing Dow Stock of 2017?

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) last week saw its share price increase by $0.28 (less than 1%), maintaining its position as the worst-performing stock among the 30 equities included in ...
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Has the Stock Market Peaked in 2017?

With the bull market now over eight years old and with investors having bought every sell-off for years, investors have to wonder if Friday's major sell-off in some of the ...
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Despite Friday Tech Wreck, Apple Remains Best Performing Dow Stock of 2017

Shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) lost $6.47 (4.2%) over the course of the week, but not for lack of trying. Also most of this loss came in Friday’s session. ...
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Wal-Mart, Disney Sink Dow on Tuesday

June 6, 2017: Markets opened lower Tuesday not an any specific news, but apparently awaiting to hear what former FBI Director James Comey has to say on Thursday. Tuesday's best ...
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Cisco Systems, United Technologies Weigh on DJIA Monday

June 5, 2017: Markets opened lower Monday following a report that several Middle East oil producing nations have cut ties with Qatar due to that country's support for terrorism. The ...
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Verizon Continues to Be DJIA’s Worst Performing Stock for 2017

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) last week saw its share price increase by $1.12 (nearly 2.5%), a nice gain, but not enough to relinquish its position as the worst-performing stock ...
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2017’s Best Performing DJIA Stock: Apple

Shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) added $1.84 (1.2%) in the short week following the Memorial Day holiday. The company remains the best-performing stock by a wide margin among the ...
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