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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA

July 29, 2014: Markets opened higher on Tuesday following a modestly better showing from companies reporting earnings before the opening bell. There was no major economic news today and everyone ...
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The 4 Stocks That Tanked the Market

July 25, 2014: Markets opened lower on Friday as the markets come to grips with some weak earnings forecast for the current quarter. Only the basic materials sector managed to ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed Down the DJIA

July 23, 2014: Markets opened mixed on Wednesday as the DJIA lagged on a weakness among some of the heavy-hitter blue chips. Tech stocks pumped up both the S&P 500 ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Market

July 22, 2014: Markets opened higher on Tuesday as geopolitical tensions appeared to have lessened somewhat and earnings reports were on the strong side. The consumer price index report  showed ...
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The 4 Stocks That Weighed Down the Market

July 21, 2014: Markets opened lower on Monday, stopping in its tracks the positive reversal we saw last Friday. There was no economic news today and the geopolitical news is ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Market

July 18, 2014: Markets opened higher on Friday, reversing the nasty smackdown of Thursday. All three major indexes are headed for a strong finish to the week. Shortly before closing ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Market

July 17, 2014: Markets opened lower on Thursday following a weak report on U.S. housing starts offsetting a stronger-than-expected report on new claims for jobless benefits. The news of a ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the Market

July 16, 2014: Markets opened higher on Wednesday following a report of better-than-expected Chinese GDP growth and a strong showing from some big tech stocks. A sharp drop in crude ...
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The 4 Stocks That Held the DJIA Back

July 15, 2014: Markets opened higher on Tuesday following good earnings reports from two of Wall Street’s biggest banks. Momentum stocks in biotech and social media were called out by ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the Market

July 14, 2014: Markets opened higher on Monday as every sector posted a gain for the day, led by telecoms up by more than 1%. There was no economic news ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Market

July 11, 2014: Markets opened mixed on Friday as the blue chips lagged on lower crude prices and a weakish report from the first major financial institution reported second-quarter earnings ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Market

July 10, 2014: Markets opened lower on Thursday after picking up some solid gains on Wednesday. Traders were nervous after a Portuguese bank said it was delaying a debt payment, ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Market

July 9, 2014: Markets opened mixed on Wednesday following a lower close on Tuesday. The afternoon release of the minutes from the June FOMC meeting boosted the blue chips briefly ...
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The 4 Stocks That Tanked the Market

July 8, 2014: Markets opened down on Tuesday following a down-day Monday. The Nasdaq was particularly hard hit as the tech and biotech sectors were absolutely hammered. Shortly before the ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Market

July 7, 2014: Markets opened mixed on Monday following the Independence Day holiday weekend. The S&P 500 and the DJIA never rose above the break-even line and the Nasdaq Composite ...
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