Dow Jones Industrial Average

Johnson & Johnson, Disney Lead DJIA Lower Wednesday

August 23, 2017: Markets opened lower Wednesday and trading on all three major indexes remained in the red all day. A comment from President Trump last night regarding a government ...
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Home Depot, Cisco Systems Buoy DJIA on Monday

August 21, 2017: Markets opened mixed Monday and lacking any significant economic news, the markets traded mostly flat throughout the day. S&P's real estate sector traded up the most, while ...
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Boeing Reigns as DJIA’s Best Performer in 2017

For the first time in three weeks, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) stock posted a week-over-week gain. Shares added about 0.3% last week and pushed Boeing's year-to-date share price gain to ...
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General Electric Stuck in Role as DJIA’s Worst Stock of 2017

General Electric Co.'s (NYSE: GE) share price fell again last week. Shares dipped 2.3% week over week, after dropping 2.2% in the previous week, and the company widened its lead ...
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Nike, Cisco Systems Weigh on DJIA Friday

August 18, 2017: Markets opened lower again Friday and all but the blue-chip DJIA eventually broke through to trade higher. But the gains were small as the only economic data ...
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Cisco, Walmart Tank DJIA on Thursday

August 17, 2017: Markets opened lower Thursday as traders looked more closed at the FOMC and wondered how the Fed will choose to deal with inflation. The Fed may also ...
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United Technologies, Home Depot Push DJIA Higher Wednesday

August 16, 2017: Markets opened higher again Wednesday even after a poor report on U.S. housing starts. Minutes from last month's FOMC meeting revealed a Fed split on when to ...
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Boeing, Up Over 50%, Helps Rise in Dow

As of Tuesday's close, shares of Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) have added 53% for the year to date, far outdistancing second-place Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), which has gained a not-unimpressive ...
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Apple, American Express Pace the DJIA Tuesday

August 15, 2017: Markets opened higher again Tuesday even though reported economic data was slightly better than expected. The telecom and energy sectors weighed, while consumer staples and financials showed ...
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Apple, Microsoft Lift DJIA Monday

August 14, 2017: Markets opened higher again Monday as last week's geopolitical cool down. There was no significant economic data released today. Only the energy sector is trading lower today ...
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Boeing Holds On as DJIA’s Best Performer in 2017

For the second week in a row, Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) stock dipped week over week. Shares lost about 1.2% last week, on top of 1.65% in the prior week. ...
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GE Sinks to New 52-Week Low, Still DJIA’s Worst Stock of 2017

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) stock struggled last week. Shares dipped 2.2% week over week and the company widened its lead as the worst performing equity of the 30 stocks ...
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Microsoft, Cisco Systems Buoy DJIA on Friday

August 11, 2017: Markets opened higher Friday and equities traded in the green for the entire day. Inflation remains low and traders may be thinking that the Fed may put ...
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Apple, Goldman Sachs Tank the Dow on Thursday

August 10, 2017: Markets opened lower for the third straight day Thursday and, as on Wednesday, never threatened the break-even mark. The report on the producer price index was softer ...
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Disney, Boeing Weigh on DJIA Wednesday

August 9, 2017: Markets opened lower again Wednesday and was never able to gain enough traction to escape its losses. Consumer discretionary stocks led the losers as all sectors were ...
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