Stocks / Highlights
Dow 30 Earnings: Verizon Communications Third Quarter 2018
Kenneth A. Nugent | 10/23/2018
Verizon Communications (VZ), the telecommunications giant and Dow-30 component, reported favorable third-quarter financial results. Investors cheered on the company's good fortune, and the stock was up 3% on the news.
Stocks / HighlightsDow 30 Earnings: United Technologies Third Quarter 2018
Erik M. Manning | 10/23/2018
Industrial conglomerate United Technologies reported third-quarter results that beat expectations in terms of both revenues and earnings. The Dow-30 component also raised its full-year 2018 outlook. However, the stock was unable to generate any significant positive momentum on a morning where the Dow fell sharply at the opening bell.
Stocks / HighlightsDow 30 Earnings: McDonalds Corporation Third Quarter 2018
Matthew E. Spencer, CFA | 10/23/2018
Investors cheered generally better-than-expected third-quarter results from McDonald’s Corp. (MCD), and the stock moved nicely lower in a sharply lower tape as a result.(MC
Stocks / HighlightsDow 30 Earnings: Caterpillar Inc. Third Quarter 2018
Dominic Silva | 10/23/2018
Caterpillar stock moves lower, as fears surrounding a trade war outweigh the release of better-than-expected third-quarter results.
Stocks / HighlightsDow 30 Earnings: 3M Company Third Quarter 2018
William G. Ferguson | 10/23/2018
StockHighlightsDow 30 Earnings 3M Company Third Quarter 20183M Company (MMM – Free 3M Stock Report), a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, reported disappointing third quarter results and issued guidance that also was not well received by the investment
Markets / CommentariesStock Market Today: October 23, 2018
Harvey S. Katz, CFA and John E. Seibert III | 10/23/2018
Earlier today, market action across several indices started with sharply lower trading. Indeed, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost more than 548.62 points (compared to the previous close), while the S&P 500 index was down by 64.45 points. In addition, the NASDAQ hit correction territory (down 10%) from the all-time high set in August. And, the S&P 500 and NASDAQ closed below their respective 200-day moving averages. In all, the market ended moderately lower.
Markets / CommentariesStock Market Today: October 22, 2018
William G. Ferguson and Adam Rosner | 10/22/2018
The stock market started the new week on Wall Street with a mixed performance. At the close of the day, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down roughly 127 points; the broader S&P 500 Index was off 12 points; while the technology heavy NASDAQ was higher by nearly 20 points. Market breadth was negative, with decliners outpacing advancers on the NYSE.
Stocks / HighlightsDow 30 Earnings: Procter and Gamble First Quarter Fiscal 2019
Orly Seidman | 10/19/2018
Procter & Gamble got off to a decent start in fiscal 2019. Investors were encouraged by the progress the consumer goods giant is making with its strategic growth initiatives.
Stocks / HighlightsDow 30 Earnings: American Express Third Quarter 2018
Ian Gendler | 10/19/2018
American Express, a Dow-30 component and one of the world's largest issuers of credit cards, has reported solid September-period earnings, fueled by a healthy top-line performance.