As Dow Jones Jumps, Here’s Trading Action of Top Capital Goods Stocks

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information on today’s market action by the top stocks, as measured by market capitalization, in the Capital Goods sector:

  1. United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX): The shares closed at $69.93, up $2.25, or 3.32%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $64.57 to $91.83. Volume today was 6,525,856 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 5,372,100 shares. Its market capitalization is $63.55billion, its trailing P/E is 13.54, its trailing earnings are $5.16 per share, and it pays a dividend of $1.92 per share, for a dividend yield of 2.80%. About the company: United Technologies Corporation provides technology products and support services to customers in the aerospace and building industries worldwide. The Company’s products include aircraft engines, elevators and escalators, heating and air conditioning equipment, helicopters, aerospace systems, fuel cell systems, and fire and safety equipment.
  2. Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT): The shares closed at $82.98, up $3.09, or 3.87%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $63.34 to $116.55. Volume today was 11,602,643 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 10,102,600 shares. Its market capitalization is $53.61billion, its trailing P/E is 13.72, its trailing earnings are $6.05 per share, and it pays a dividend of $1.84 per share, for a dividend yield of 2.30%. About the company: Caterpillar Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets construction, mining, agricultural, and forestry machinery. The Company also manufactures engines and other related parts for its equipment, and offers financing and insurance. Caterpillar distributes its products through a worldwide organization of dealers.
  3. 3M Company (NYSE:MMM): The shares closed at $79.67, up $2.72, or 3.53%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $76.50 to $98.19. Volume today was 5,769,053 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 4,479,530 shares. Its market capitalization is $56.53billion, its trailing P/E is 13.53, its trailing earnings are $5.89 per share, and it pays a dividend of $2.20 per share, for a dividend yield of 2.90%. About the company: 3M Co. conducts operations in electronics, telecommunications, industrial, consumer and office, health care, safety, and other markets. The Company’s businesses share technologies, manufacturing operations, brands, marketing channels, and other resources. 3M serves customers in countries located around the world.
  4. The Boeing Company (NYSE:BA): The shares closed at $60.77, up $2.39, or 4.09%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $58.19 to $80.65. Volume today was 6,469,646 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 4,530,980 shares. Its market capitalization is $45.04billion, its trailing P/E is 12.85, its trailing earnings are $4.73 per share, and it pays a dividend of $1.68 per share, for a dividend yield of 2.90%. About the company: The Boeing Company, together with its subsidiaries, develops, produces, and markets commercial jet aircraft, as well as provides related support services to the commercial airline industry worldwide. The Company also researches, develops, produces, modifies, and supports information, space, and defense systems, including military aircraft, helicopters and space and missile systems.
  5. Honeywell International Inc. (NYSE:HON): The shares closed at $44.16, up $2.22, or 5.29%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $38.08 to $62.28. Volume today was 6,604,626 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 5,661,030 shares. Its market capitalization is $34.55billion, its trailing P/E is 14.10, its trailing earnings are $3.13 per share, and it pays a dividend of $1.33 per share, for a dividend yield of 3.20%. About the company: Honeywell International Inc. is a diversified technology and manufacturing company with operations around the world. The Company provides aerospace products and services, control technologies, automotive products, and power generation systems. Honeywell also provides specialty chemicals, fibers, plastics, and electronic and advanced materials.
  6. Deere & Company (NYSE:DE): The shares closed at $72.66, up $2.66, or 3.8%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $60.45 to $99.80. Volume today was 5,222,265 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 5,744,930 shares. Its market capitalization is $30.33billion, its trailing P/E is 11.96, its trailing earnings are $6.08 per share, and it pays a dividend of $1.64 per share, for a dividend yield of 2.40%. About the company: Deere & Company manufactures and distributes a range of agricultural, construction and forestry, and commercial and consumer equipment. The Company supplies replacement parts for its own products and for those of other manufacturers. Deere also provides product and parts financing services.
  7. Illinois Tool Works Inc. (NYSE:ITW): The shares closed at $43.83, up $1.79, or 4.26%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $40.33 to $59.27. Volume today was 5,890,850 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 4,329,070 shares. Its market capitalization is $21.54billion, its trailing P/E is 11.57, its trailing earnings are $3.79 per share, and it pays a dividend of $1.44 per share, for a dividend yield of 3.50%. About the company: Illinois Tool Works Inc. designs and manufactures fasteners and components, equipment and consumable systems, and a variety of specialty products and equipment. The Company’s products include industrial fluids and adhesives, tooling for specialty applications, welding products, and quality measurement equipment and systems. Illinois Tool Works operates worldwide.
  8. Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT): The shares closed at $71.88, up $1.96, or 2.8%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $66.36 to $82.43. Volume today was 2,507,003 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 2,647,860 shares. Its market capitalization is $23.95billion, its trailing P/E is 9.00, its trailing earnings are $7.99 per share, and it pays a dividend of $3.00 per share, for a dividend yield of 4.30%. About the company: Lockheed Martin Corporation is a global security company that primarily researches, designs, develops, manufactures, and integrates advanced technology products and services. The Company’s businesses span space, telecommunications, electronics, information and services, aeronautics, energy, and systems integration. Lockheed Martin operates worldwide.
  9. Tenaris S.A. (ADR) (NYSE:TS): The shares closed at $31.37, up $0.46, or 1.49%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $30.45 to $51.07. Volume today was 1,976,727 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 1,673,170 shares. Its market capitalization is $18.52billion, its trailing P/E is 15.02, its trailing earnings are $2.09 per share, and it pays a dividend of $0.84 per share, for a dividend yield of 2.70%. About the company: Tenaris S.A. manufactures seamless steel pipe products on a global basis. The Company also provides pipe handling, stocking, and distribution services to the oil and gas, energy, and mechanical industries. In addition, Tenaris supplies welded steel pipes for gas pipelines in South America.
  10. General Dynamics Corporation (NYSE:GD): The shares closed at $59.51, up $1.31, or 2.25%, on the day. They have traded in a 52-week range of $55.46 to $78.27. Volume today was 2,219,636 shares, against a 3-month average volume of 2,563,640 shares. Its market capitalization is $21.53 billion, its trailing P/E is 8.48, its trailing earnings are $7.01 per share, and it pays a dividend of $1.88 per share, for a dividend yield of 3.30%. About the company: General Dynamics Corporation is a diversified defense company. The Company offers a broad portfolio of products and services in business aviation; combat vehicles, weapons systems and munitions; shipbuilding design and construction; and information systems, technologies and services.

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