Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (NYSE:SWK)

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Carnival, Caterpillar, Darden Restaurants, Fiserv, KeyCorp, Micron, Phillips 66 and More

The market opened lower this morning after posting an intraday all-time high for the S&P 500 yesterday. Concerns over Iran after allegedly shooting down a U.S. Air Force drone and ...
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10 Companies That Have Raised Their Dividends for 50 Consecutive Years

It's no secret that investors love dividends. It is also no secret that dividends make a sizable contribution to investors' total returns over time. What they really love is when ...
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Monday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

January 22, 2019: The S&P 500 closed down 1.4% at 2,633.19. The DJIA closed down 1.2% at 24,407.80. Separately, the Nasdaq closed down 1.9% at 7,020.36. Monday was a down ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Best Buy, Emerson Electric, Genpact, IBM, Lululemon, Manchester United, Sherwin-Williams, SCANA and More

Stocks were hammered on Friday as global growth concerns continued to weigh on the markets, and Monday morning equity futures indexes tried to tick up but just dribbled lower ahead ...
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Friday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

April 20, 2018: The S&P 500 closed down 0.9% at 2,670.22. The DJIA closed down 0.8% at 24,462.80. Separately, the Nasdaq was down 1.3% at 7,146.13. Friday was a down ...
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7 Companies That Have Raised Their Dividends for at Least 50 Straight Years

Investors love dividends. They particularly love it when they buy a company with a dividend that keeps rising and rising each year. The Dividend Aristocrats are those dividend payers that ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AbbVie, Baker Hughes, CSX, Micron, Nucor, PepsiCo, Western Digital and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher on Monday after hitting all-time highs the prior week. The one trend that has been proven time after time in this eight-year bull market ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Advance Auto Parts, Cliffs Natural, Foot Locker, Nabors, Sensata, Stanley Black & Decker and More

Indexes popped higher after a stronger than expected payrolls report on Friday and after a very choppy week. The bull market is now well over eight years old, but so ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Celgene, Kroger, Nike, Skyworks, Western Digital and Many More

The futures are trading mixed this morning as we end what has been a very roller-coaster week for investors. Technology still feels wobbly after some serious selling, and the Federal ...
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Sears to Close 72 More Stores?

Although the company has not commented on the reports, Sears Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ: SHLD) is said to be closing 72 more stores by September. The company will close 49 Kmart ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amex, Barclays, DuPont, NetApp, Plains All American, Viacom, Disney and More

Stocks broke through the DJIA 20,000 and S&P 2,300 barriers last week, but stocks were indicated lower on Monday. Even with this bull market almost eight years old, investors still want ...
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What Stanley Black & Decker Gets With Newell Tool Acquisition

When Stanley and Black & Decker first merged, it created an even larger powerhouse in the tool industry. Some people might have thought that it would be harder for the combined Stanley ...
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14 Top S&P 500 Stocks Raising Dividends for 25 Years, With More Hikes Expected

Investors have enjoyed many years of cheering for dividend hikes. Now there is some belief that after a seven and a half year bull market run that many companies will have a ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Abbvie, Amazon, Cliffs Natural, Corning, Dynegy, Joy Global, Stanley Black & Decker and More

Stocks were indicated handily lower as bond yields are hitting record low in  Germany, the United Kingdom and Japan as worries of more global slowing are rubbing off to where ...
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25 Companies Raising Their Dividends for 25 Years or More

Investors love when companies pay dividends. More specifically, they love companies that are raising their dividends year after year. There exists a classification of dividend payers known as the Dividend Aristocrats. These ...
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