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DuPont, Boeing Sink DJIA Friday

March 24, 2017: Markets opened higher Friday but it looks like all three major indexes are headed for down day. With a vote on the President's healthcare bill looming as ...
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Thursday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

March 23, 2017: The S&P 500 closed lower on the day, down 0.11% and 2.49 points to 2,345.96. Separately the DJIA closed relatively flat down 0.02% on the day at ...
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UnitedHealth, Coca-Cola Weigh on DJIA Thursday

March 23, 2017: Markets opened mixed again Thursday but the major indexes traded higher until the early afternoon as traders anticipate a vote on the Republican healthcare bill. If it ...
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Tech Stocks Prop Up DJIA Wednesday

March 22, 2017: Markets opened mixed Wednesday and headed lower on worries that President Trump's promised tax reforms are going to get hung up in a long battle over the Republican ...
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Tuesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

March 21, 2017: The S&P 500 closed lower on the day, down 1.24% and 29.46 points to 2,344.01. Separately the DJIA closed down 1.14% on the day at 20,668.01, down ...
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Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Sink DJIA Tuesday

March 21, 2017: Markets opened higher Tuesday but the retreat started early and continued for the rest of the day. Energy prices and concern over the fate of the healthcare ...
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Monday’s Biggest Winner and Loser in the S&P500

March 20, 2017: The S&P 500 closed relatively flat on the day, down 0.20% and 4.80 points to 2,373.46. Separately the DJIA closed down ever so slightly 0.04% on the ...
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Apple, Disney Lead DJIA Higher Monday

March 20, 2017: Markets opened slightly lower Monday and traded close to the break-even line all day. Leading indicators and consumer sentiment readings were both strong. Only the materials sector ...
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McDonald’s, Boeing Prop up DJIA on Friday

March 17, 2017: Markets opened higher again Friday and traded close to the break-even line until about noon when shares started moving higher. Leading indicators and consumer sentiment readings were ...
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DuPont, Chevron Take DJIA Down Thursday

March 16, 2017: Markets opened higher again Thursday but the uptick did not last longer. Within an hour shares had dropped and a brief turn higher was foiled quickly. The ...
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Caterpillar, Verizon Push DJIA Higher Wednesday

March 15, 2017: Markets opened higher Wednesday following a boost in oil prices brought on by expectations of a decline in U.S. commercial inventories. The expected decline occurred, and although modest, ...
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Chevron, DuPont Sink DJIA Tuesday

March 14, 2017: Markets opened lower Tuesday following a report from OPEC on the global market for oil that was less encouraging about market rebalancing.  The FOMC meeting started Tuesday ...
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Intel, GE Weigh on DJIA Monday

March 13, 2017: Markets opened higher Monday maybe as a result of this morning's announcement that Intel is ponying up $15.3 billion for autonomous driving firm Mobileye. Trading has not ...
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General Electric, Caterpillar Push DJIA Higher Friday

March 10, 2017: Markets opened higher Friday following another month of strong non-farm payroll gains. Top performing sectors today were industrials, telecoms, and utilities. The weakest performer was real-estate. WTI ...
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Johnson & Johnson, Intel Lead DJIA Higher Thursday

March 9, 2017: Markets opened mixed on Thursday as traders await Friday's announcement on non-farm payrolls. If the report beats expectations most players will see that as a sure sign ...
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