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All 30 Dow Jones Stocks Ranked: The Pros Weigh In
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All 30 Dow Jones Stocks Ranked: The Pros Weigh In

The Dow Jones Industrial Average comprises 30 blue-chip stocks that are tops in their industries. But some Dow Jones stocks are better buys than other…
April 19, 2022
Dogs of the Dow 2022: 10 Dividend Stocks to Watch
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Dogs of the Dow 2022: 10 Dividend Stocks to Watch

The decades-old income-and-value strategy, the Dogs of the Dow, will try to bounce back in 2022. Here are this year's 10 members.
January 5, 2022
The Best and Worst Dow Stocks of 2021
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The Best and Worst Dow Stocks of 2021

The Dow Jones Industrial Average produced well-above-average returns in 2021. But some of its venerable blue chips did far better ... while others lef…
December 31, 2021
Stock Market Today (12/13/21): Stocks Slide to Start the Week
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Stock Market Today (12/13/21): Stocks Slide to Start the Week

Global omicron-related restrictions and Fed anxieties took a toll on the major indexes Monday.
December 13, 2021
12 Best Materials Stocks to Buy for 2022
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12 Best Materials Stocks to Buy for 2022

Infrastructure spending and a continued economic recovery could boost materials stocks in the new year. Here are 12 top sector picks for 2022.
November 30, 2021

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Stock Market Today (10/6/21): Debt-Ceiling Band-Aid Gets Stocks Into the Green
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Stock Market Today (10/6/21): Debt-Ceiling Band-Aid Gets Stocks Into the Green

Equities perked up into positive territory Wednesday after Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell offered up a short-term debt-ceiling extension.
October 6, 2021
5 Beaten-Down Stocks to Buy on the Dip
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5 Beaten-Down Stocks to Buy on the Dip

The market has delivered some nauseating volatility of late. The good news? That has teed up a few great stocks to buy at a discount.
September 27, 2021
Stock Market Today (9/8/21): Dow Slips for a Third Straight Session
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Stock Market Today (9/8/21): Dow Slips for a Third Straight Session

Federal Reserve taper conjecture and concerns about a hiccup in the economic recovery pulled on the stock market Wednesday.
September 8, 2021
Stock Market Today (7/22/21): Stocks Buck Surprise Jump in Jobless Claims
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Stock Market Today (7/22/21): Stocks Buck Surprise Jump in Jobless Claims

The latest weekly unemployment-benefit filings were disappointingly high, but the major indexes still managed a red-to-green session Thursday.
July 22, 2021
Stock Market Today 5/4/21: Rate Fears Send Tech Tumbling
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Stock Market Today 5/4/21: Rate Fears Send Tech Tumbling

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen put a little fear of future Fed rate hikes into investors, sparking an exodus Tuesday in the FAANGs and other tech nam…
May 4, 2021
Stock Market Today 3/17/21: Fed's Smooth Talking Sends Dow Above 33K
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Stock Market Today 3/17/21: Fed's Smooth Talking Sends Dow Above 33K

The Federal Reserve struck the right tone with Wall Street on Wednesday, signaling higher growth expectations but staying pat on its benchmark rate.
March 17, 2021
Stock Market Today 1/29/21: Stocks Limp Into the Weekend
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today 1/29/21: Stocks Limp Into the Weekend

COVID worries, including a not-glowing reception to Johnson & Johnson vaccine, helped drag the major indices lower Friday
January 29, 2021
Stock Market Today 1/6/21: U.S. Capitol Under Attack, Dow Sets New Highs Anyway
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Stock Market Today 1/6/21: U.S. Capitol Under Attack, Dow Sets New Highs Anyway

Stocks soared early Wednesday on the back of a Democratic sweep in Georgia's runoffs, then maintained some of their ground despite a violent pro-Trump…
January 6, 2021
Dogs of the Dow 2021: 10 Dividend Stocks to Watch
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Dogs of the Dow 2021: 10 Dividend Stocks to Watch

The Dogs of the Dow were flea-bitten last year, but this simple dividend-investing strategy will try to return to greatness in 2021.
January 6, 2021
Stock Market Today 12/8/20: Dow Claws Out Gains as U.K. Begins Vaccine Rollout
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Stock Market Today 12/8/20: Dow Claws Out Gains as U.K. Begins Vaccine Rollout

The weight of COVID case loads and hospitalizations on market sentiment were outweighed Tuesday by vaccine rollouts and slow progress toward coronavir…
December 8, 2020
Stock Market Today 11/2/20: Markets Climb on Election Cycle’s Penultimate Day
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Stock Market Today 11/2/20: Markets Climb on Election Cycle’s Penultimate Day

The broader stock markets rose Monday to kick off the month of November, but without much help from tech and tech-esque mega-caps.
November 2, 2020
Stock Market Today 9/28/20: Renewed Stimulus Hopes Spark Wide Monday Rally 
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Stock Market Today 9/28/20: Renewed Stimulus Hopes Spark Wide Monday Rally 

The House appears primed to take another swing at COVID relief, prompting a big Monday jump in the major stock-market indices.
September 28, 2020
Stock Market Today 9/11/20: Stocks End Wobbly Week With a Mixed Finish
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Stock Market Today 9/11/20: Stocks End Wobbly Week With a Mixed Finish

Tech stocks lagged on Friday, but cyclicals helped buoy the Dow Jones Industrial Average after a better-than-expected CPI reading.
September 11, 2020
All 30 Dow Stocks Ranked: The Pros Weigh In
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All 30 Dow Stocks Ranked: The Pros Weigh In

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is made up of 30 blue chips that are tops in their industries. But some Dow stocks are better opportunities than othe…
September 3, 2020
Dow Stocks: The Pros' Third-Quarter Rankings
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Dow Stocks: The Pros' Third-Quarter Rankings

The Dow Jones Industrial Average just shook things up, adding three new blue-chip members. Here are the analysts' rankings of all 30 Dow stocks.
August 31, 2020
Stock Market Today: Upbeat Economic Data Cheers Investors
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Stock Market Today: Upbeat Economic Data Cheers Investors

DOW, AXP among Dow Jones' top performers
June 2, 2020
Dogs of the Dow 2020: 10 Dividend Stocks to Watch
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Dogs of the Dow 2020: 10 Dividend Stocks to Watch

April 9, 2020
25 Dividend Stocks the Analysts Love the Most
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25 Dividend Stocks the Analysts Love the Most

These blue-chip dividend stocks with yields of at least 3% are among the favorite stock picks of Wall Street's analyst community at the moment.
March 20, 2020
Dogs of the Dow 2020: 10 Dividend Stocks to Watch
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Dogs of the Dow 2020: 10 Dividend Stocks to Watch

January 10, 2020
Dow Chemical Concocts a Stable Formula
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Dow Chemical Concocts a Stable Formula

The chemical giant pursues a business mix designed to produce steady earnings through partnerships.
February 9, 2008
Dow Chemical: Good Formula
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Dow Chemical: Good Formula

It's not a glamorous business, but this plastic and chemicals firm should benefit from a global economic recovery. And its stock looks like a bargain.…
April 5, 2006