Dow Jones Industrial Average

Boeing Remains Dow’s Top Stock

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) shows no sign of relinquishing its rank as the best performing stock for the year to date among the 30 equities that comprise the Dow Jones industrial average. ...
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General Electric Still Dow’s Worst Performer

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) stock posted a gain of about 0.7% last week, much better than the 4.5% loss of the prior week, but still not good enough to ...
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Pfizer, UnitedHealth Boost DJIA on Friday

February 16, 2018: Markets opened mixed Friday but set a course for solid gains following the report the consumer sentiment had reached its second-highest level in 14 years. Consumers were ...
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Cisco, Apple Dominate DJIA Thursday

February 15, 2018: Markets opened higher Thursday still cruising on the latest inflation and jobs data. The U.S. economy is basically still growing and it's not looking like it will ...
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Nike, IBM Boost DJIA on Wednesday

February 14, 2018: Markets opened slightly lower Wednesday as investors tried to figure out what the consumer price index report was actually saying. Lower retail sales didn't help, but slower ...
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Walmart, Cisco Prop Up the DJIA Tuesday

February 13, 2018: Markets opened lower Tuesday and after bouncing around in the red for more than half the day, popped into the green and seem on course for a ...
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Apple, Boeing Push DJIA Higher Monday

February 12, 2018: Markets opened higher higher again Monday and have been marching steadily higher for most of the day. The Trump administration's infrastructure plan calling for another massive round ...
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Boeing Sticks as Dow’s Top Stock After Market’s Horrible Week

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) continues to hold onto its top ranking as the best performing stock for the year to date among the 30 equities that comprise the Dow Jones ...
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General Electric Remains Dow’s Worst Performer After Market’s Bad Week

General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) had another tough week, but then, so did every other stock included in the Dow Jones industrial average. Every one of the 30 stocks posted ...
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Nike, American Express Lead DJIA Higher Friday

February 9, 2018: Markets opened higher Friday but spent most of the day trading in the red By late afternoon all three major indexes managed to push into the green ...
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As US Enters Formal Stock Market Correction, Global Stock Exchanges Follow Suit (and Some Are Worse)

It's official: The U.S. stock market has entered correction territory. The 100 point drop on the S&P 500 on Thursday to 2,581 was down 10.1% from the high of 2,872.87. ...
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General Electric, Boeing Tank the DJIA Thursday

February 8, 2018: Markets opened barely mixed Thursday and proceeded to sink for the rest of the day. Volatility based on rising bond yields and January's sharp rise in equity ...
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5 Defensive Stocks Holding Up During the Selling Pressure

Over the past week, we have seen serious carnage in the markets. To kick off this week, the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 1,175 points, the largest single-day point loss ...
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Boeing, Walmart Dominate the DJIA Wednesday

February 7, 2018: Markets opened lower for a fifth consecutive session on Wednesday but the blue chips took off right after the bell. The S&P 500 is trading higher as ...
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10 Lessons of Sanity From Warren Buffett During Insane Markets

Investors have had their first real taste of volatility and pain in 2018. The bull market is now right at nine years old, and by the end of January it ...
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