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Time to Buy 3 Industrials After Serious Earnings Weakness?

Investors have known for years that equities and entire sectors can be quite volatile around each quarter's earnings reports. It turns out that the strength in the third-quarter earnings reporting ...
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What to Watch For in Caterpillar’s Q3 Report

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is set to report its third-quarter financial results early on Tuesday before the markets open. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $2.85 in earnings per share ...
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McDonald’s, Merck, Microsoft and More Dow Stocks Reporting This Week

This past week saw a handy recovery for the broad markets after suffering a 4% loss just two weeks ago. While the Dow Jones industrials and S&P 500 recovered, the ...
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DowDuPont Cements Its Rank as Dow’s Poorest Performer

DowDuPont Inc. (NYSE: DWDP) saw its share price dive again last week, although it was not the week's biggest loser. That honor goes to IBM, which dropped more than 8% ...
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Why PPG Shares Are Sliding

PPG Industries Inc. (NYSE: PPG) shares dropped on Tuesday after the company announced preliminary results for its third quarter. The expectations fell somewhat short, and inflation, as well as rising ...
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The Case for a General Electric Breakup Under New CEO Larry Culp

While firing an underperforming chief executive officer can help a company, sometimes the bad news is that more bad news is coming. This week's firing of John Flannery as CEO ...
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GE Ousts CEO Flannery, Writes Down $23 Billion in Goodwill

In a press release Monday morning, General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) named lead director H. Lawrence Culp as CEO and board chair, replacing John Flannery, who has been CEO for ...
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DowDuPont Names Execs for Post-Breakup Firms

When Dow Chemical and DuPont announced their plans to merger late in 2015, part of the plan involved breaking up the merged firm, now known as DowDuPont Inc. (NYSE: DWDP), ...
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More Bad News Ahead for General Electric

Many investors have operated under the hope and belief that the worst has been seen at General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE). After all, its shares have been cut in half ...
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Caterpillar’s August Retail Sales Extend Growth Trajectory

Industrial giant Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) reported August retail sales Friday morning in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Total global machine retail sales rose 23% year ...
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Deere Tries to Dress Up a Weaker Outlook; No One Is Fooled

Deere & Co. (NYSE: DE) reported fiscal third-quarter 2018 results before markets opened Friday morning. The farm and heavy equipment maker posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $2.78 on ...
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DowDuPont Sees Light Headwinds Rising From Tariffs, Currency Rates

DowDuPont Inc. (NYSE: DWDP) reported second-quarter 2018 results Thursday before markets opened. The conglomerate posted adjusted operating earnings per share (EPS) of $1.37 on revenue of $24.2 billion. In the ...
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Why KBR Earnings Are So Great

When KBR Inc. (NYSE: KBR) released its second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Monday, the company said that it had $0.34 in earnings per share (EPS) and $1.27 ...
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What Tariffs? Caterpillar Is Doing So Well It Is Raising Prices

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) reported second-quarter 2018 results before markets opened Monday. The heavy equipment firm posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $2.97 on revenues of $14.00 billion. ...
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Are Solid 3M Earnings Good Enough?

When 3M Co. (NYSE: MMM) released its second-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Tuesday, the company said that it had $2.59 in earnings per share (EPS) and $8.39 ...
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