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The 4 Stocks That Dragged the DJIA Down on Wednesday

April 1, 2015: Markets opened lower on Wednesday on mixed economic news. The ADP employment report came in well short of expectations, the dollar weakened a bit, and crude oil ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed Down the DJIA on Tuesday

March 31, 2015: Markets opened lower on Tuesday as the dollar continued to show strength. The greenback pressured energy prices, and crude oil closed the day trading down about 2%. ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Monday

March 30, 2015: Markets opened higher on Monday on news that China may loosen lending requirements on second homes and last week’s comments by Fed chairwoman Janet Yellen that the ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the DJIA on Friday

March 20, 2015: Markets opened higher on Friday as the dollar sold off, crude oil prices rose, and investors couldn’t take on enough equity risk. Apple’s closed its first day ...
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The 4 Stocks That Boosted the DJIA on Wednesday

March 18, 2015: Markets opened lower on Wednesday and bided its time below the break-even line until just after 2 p.m. and the FOMC’s announcement that it would no longer ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Tuesday

March 17, 2015: Markets opened lower on Tuesday as investors prepare for Wednesday’s announcement from the Federal Reserve. While many observers expect Fed chairwoman Janet Yellen to adjust the wording ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Monday

March 16, 2015: Markets opened higher on Monday as the dollar traded slightly weaker against the euro early. That did not help crude oil prices, hough, which tumbled to a ...
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The 4 Stocks That Tanked the DJIA on Friday

March 13, 2015: Markets opened lower on Friday as crude oil prices weighed on markets while the dollar strengthened. Producer prices fell in February stoking worries about deflation. Gold finished ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the Market Thursday

March 12, 2015: Markets opened higher on Thursday even though the report on U.S. retail sales was disappointing. Foreign markets contributed an interest rate cut (Korea), better-than-expected employment data (Australia), ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on the DJIA Wednesday

March 11, 2015: Markets opened modestly higher on Wednesday as both economic data and world markets didn’t create much action. Crude oil traded higher early in the day then tumbled ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Tuesday

March 10, 2015: Markets opened lower on Tuesday as a strengthening dollar pushed down the prices of oil, gold, and other commodities. Rising inventory levels and a boost in job ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Monday

March 9, 2015: Markets opened higher on Monday as worries about Greece were overcome by anticipation of today’s launch of the Apple Watch. That turned out to have only a ...
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The 4 Stocks That Tanked the DJIA on Friday

March 6, 2015: Markets opened lower on Friday after news that the unemployment rate fell to 5.5% in February and the economy added 295,000 non-farm jobs after a downward revision ...
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The 4 Stocks That Raised the DJIA on Thursday

March 5, 2015: Markets opened higher on Thursday following a higher-than-expected number of new claims for unemployment benefits combined with lower-than-expected productivity and lower-than-expected factory orders. What saved the day ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed on Markets Wednesday

March 4, 2015: Markets opened lower on Wednesday following a somewhat disappointing ADP employment report for February even though January’s estimate was revised sharply up. Crude oil inventories grew by ...
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