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Articles About dow jones industrial average
April 22, 2015
3 Things Investors Should Know About This Forgotten Blue Chip
Blue chip stocks are not typically known for arousing excitement.
February 19, 2015
Why You Should Ignore the Hype About a Record-Breaking Dow
A record-breaking Dow Jones Industrial Average always makes all the headlines and gets everyone excited, but what does it mean for you?
February 06, 2015
Obama Says the U.S. Economic ‘Resurgence Is Real,’ But Is He Right?
Obama has claimed "America’s Resurgence is real."
August 12, 2014
What Bull Market? Investors Would Rather Put Money Under the Mattress
Many investors wouldn’t invest in stocks even if they were given a large wad of cash.
August 12, 2014
Do These 3 Dow Winners Have Room to Rise?
The Dow Jones Industrial Average is flat on the year but that doesn’t mean there haven’t been some big winners. The following three stocks—Disney, Intel, and Microsoft—have all generated double digit returns, and they are trading at or near multiyear highs.
July 15, 2014
Should You Buy These 3 Soaring Dow Stocks?
The Dow Jones Industrial Average has had a mediocre 2014, but if we look at the individual components, the price action has been far from boring.
July 14, 2014
Watch Out! These Dow Stocks Are Rolling Over
Investors who own shares in General Electric, JPMorgan, and DuPont need to reevaluate their investment theses.
July 02, 2014
Dow, S&P Set Fresh Records: Why Are Stocks So Attractive?
The markets saw gains for the sixth straight quarter, the first time in 14 years. Stocks are hot, but is there a downturn around the corner?
July 01, 2014
5 Hottest Stocks in the Dow This Year
There are at least five blue chips that are outperforming this year.
May 29, 2014
Why the Dow Is a Lousy Index to Follow
If you look at the three major indexes — the Dow Jones Industrial Average, the S&P 500, and the Nasdaq Composite — you’ll notice that the Dow is underperforming for the year.
May 13, 2014
Markets Close at Record High: How Likely Is Dow 20,000?
Both the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 closed at all time highs on Monday. What's in store for the rest of the year?
May 06, 2014
Volatility: Are Stocks Getting Ready for a Bumpy Ride?
Some investors are becoming increasingly concerned about the market’s latest moves, but is volatility really returning to alarming levels?
May 04, 2014
3 Dow Members That Need to Raise Their Dividends
These newcomers to the Dow focus too much capital on stock repurchases and not enough on dividends.
April 28, 2014
4 High-Yielding Dow Stocks: Are They Worth Buying?
These four stocks are the highest yielding in the Dow, and investors looking for income from lower-risk large-cap stocks should consider taking positions.
April 26, 2014
5 Dow Stocks Seeing an Outstanding 2014
Here are a couple of Dow components that have had outsized growth so far this year, and that could keep the pace.
April 25, 2014
4 Dow Stocks Likely to Hike Dividends Soon
One thing that the Dow is good for is pointing investors toward large, stable companies that are shareholder friendly.
April 18, 2014
Investing 101: Don’t Let Story Time Dictate Your Actions
Storytelling plays a major role in the financial markets, which more often than not, only serves as distracting noise for investors.
April 13, 2014
Wall Street is Throwing Cash at Investors Like Never Before
Many companies are returning capital to investors by issuing dividends and conducting share repurchases at a record pace.
March 28, 2014
Is the Dow Jones Industrial Average Topping Out?
With the decline in stocks this week, it appears as if the Dow Jones Industrial Average has completed a double top formation.
March 25, 2014
What the Dow/Gold Ratio Can Tell Us
While the supply of dollars is constantly rising at a fairly rapid pace, the supply of gold rises at a much slower pace.
February 05, 2014
ADP Promises Slowing Job Growth Is Temporary
Friday’s Employment Situation Report from the Department of Labor is much anticipated by economists after December’s extremely weak job growth.
February 04, 2014
HP Releases Proof of Autonomy Lies
Hewlett-Packard has released details from its audit showing that Autonomy overstated its financials before being acquired by HP in 2011.
January 31, 2014
GDP: Putting the Energy Back in Stocks
The better-than-expected advance estimate on fourth-quarter GDP erased the decline experienced by the S&P 500 during the first three days of this week.
January 30, 2014
Stocks Have Another Taper Tantrum
The stock market sank on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve announced that it would cut another $10 billion from its monthly bond purchases.
January 28, 2014
2 Funds to Preserve Wealth During a Market Sell-Off
A large correction is what traders and investors fear after the DJIA and S&P 500 Index dropped 3.5 percent and 2.6 percent, respectively, last week.
January 28, 2014
Cautious Investors Wait for FOMC Clues
Stocks declined moderately on Monday, as investors remained risk-averse ahead of this week’s FOMC monetary policy meeting.
January 24, 2014
Markets Turn Risk-Averse
Thursday’s January Flash Manufacturing PMI dropped to a three-month low, sending stocks falling.
January 23, 2014
Dow Fails to Keep up With its Peers
Once again, the Dow Jones Industrial Average failed to keep up with its peers, as the only index to finish the trading session in the red thanks to IBM.
January 20, 2014
The Ski Slope Market: What’s Next in 2014?
Skiing -- or snowboarding -- is a lot like investing in the stock market: a bumpy ride.
January 17, 2014
Markets Get Mixed Signals
Stocks were mixed on Thursday as a wide spectrum of earnings reports brought an equally wide range of stock market performances.