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The 4 Stocks That Edged the DJIA Down on Thursday

May 5, 2016: Markets opened higher on Thursday primarily on strengthening crude oil prices despite a move higher by the dollar. Higher job cuts reported by Challenger combined with a ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Wednesday

May 4, 2016: Markets opened lower again on Wednesday after a blizzard of lackluster economic data from all over the globe. Eurozone PMI services index readings were lower than expected ...
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The 5 Dow Stocks That Defied the Selling Tuesday

May 3, 2016: Markets opened lower Tuesday following some overnight weakness in overseas markets resulting from weak data on trade from both China and Europe and a strengthening dollar. Energy ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA Monday

May 2, 2016: Markets opened higher Monday with markets in Hong Kong and Shanghai closed for a holiday and Japan's Nikkei down about 3%. The failure of the Halliburton-Baker Hughes ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA Friday

April 29, 2016: Markets opened lower Friday with healthcare and tech stocks taking the brunt of the punishment. This morning's report on PCE inflation showed inflation lower in April than ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Thursday

April 28, 2016: Markets opened lower Thursday after the Bank of Japan made no move to cut its interest rate and the dollar fell in response. The first estimate of ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Wednesday

April 27, 2016: Markets opened lower Wednesday and traded lower until the FOMC announcement in the mid-afternoon. The delay on raising rates and at least some observations that a June ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the Dow Tuesday

April 26, 2016: Markets opened higher Tuesday but dollar weakness pushed crude oil prices higher. The FOMC will end its April meeting on Wednesday, with observers expecting no change to ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Monday

April 25, 2016: Markets opened lower Monday and never made it above the breakeven line during the entire day. It could be that Wednesday's FOMC meeting announcement has investors and ...
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The 4 Stocks That Carried the Dow Higher on Friday

April 22, 2016: Markets opened mixed Friday with the blue chip index on the right side of the flat line while both the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq composite started ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Thursday

April 21, 2016: Markets opened about flat Thursday as investors and traders tried to balance remarks from European Central Bank president Mario Draghi (low rate will last longer), with falling ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Wednesday

April 20, 2016: Markets opened slightly higher again Wednesday after an oil field strike in Kuwait ended, pushing oil prices down. Asian markets closed mixed on the day. Equities recovered ...
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The 4 Stocks That Propped Up the Dow on Tuesday

April 19, 2016: Markets opened slightly higher Tuesday on a day that was good for energy and basic materials stocks and not so good for tech and consumer discretionary stocks. ...
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The 4 Stocks That LIfted the Dow on Monday

April 18, 2016: Markets opened lower Monday after on the weakness in overnight markets related to the failure of the Doha meeting of oil producers to come up with an ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Friday

April 15, 2016: Markets opened essentially flat Friday after higher-than-expected economic data from China. The U.S. industrial production data came in below expectations. Energy, tech, and financials led the losers ...
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