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Boeing Continues as DJIA’s Top Performing Stock for 2018

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Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) has tightened its grip on its place as the best performing Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) stock for the year to date. The stock added nearly 3% last week, and shares are up just over 14.5% for the first three weeks of 2018. (111-0)

The 7 Best Vanguard Funds for 2018

2018-01-19 investorplace
Perhaps the most challenging part of choosing the best Vanguard funds for 2018 is narrowing down their outstanding selection of mutual funds to just a handful of top picks. (275-0)

Dow 30 Stock Roundup: AXP, GS, UNH IBM Q4 Earnings Impress

2018-01-19 zacks
The Dow traversed a holiday-shortened yet volatile week during which it surpassed the 26,000 mark. Markets remained closed on Monday due to Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Recent political tensions sent the Dow lower on Tuesday. Ultimately, the index closed above the 26,000 barrier for the first time on Wednesday. The index closed in the red on Thursday following concerns over the likelihood of a government shutdown. (224-1)

Market Is Rising On The Fear Of Missing Out - Cramer's Mad Money (1/18/18)

2018-01-19 seekingalpha
Stocks discussed on the in-depth session of Jim Cramer's Mad Money TV Program, Thursday, January 18. (93-0)

Boeing, IBM Dominate DJIA Wednesday

2018-01-17 247wallst
January 17, 2018: Markets opened higher Wednesday with the DJIA on its way to a close above 26,000. Even a weak fourth-quarter report from Goldman Sachs and more talk about a breakup of GE. The day’s best performing sectors were technology and consumer staples and every sector posted a gain for the day. WTI crude oil for February delivery settled at $63.97 a barrel, up 0.4% for the day. February gold dropped less than 0. (82-0)

Global Investors: Consider This 4.4% Yielding Play On India's IT Sector

2018-01-17 seekingalpha
Entry into the Indian logistics landscape is a potential catalyst for price appreciation but also comes with the risk of overpaying for new acquisitions. (5-0)

Buy CVS Before The Aetna Acqusition Is Completed.

2018-01-17 seekingalpha
As discussed in the November 2017 portfolio update in my blog, I recently purchased two call options of CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS) an American retail pharmacy and health care company. (55-0)

Stock Market News for Jan 17, 2018

2018-01-17 zacks
Benchmarks ended in the red on Tuesday after recent political tensions weighed on sentiment despite strong quarterly earnings results. Better-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings results and updated 2018 earnings projection from UnitedHealth led key U.S. indexes to reach new highs initially. (14-0)

Ride on UnitedHealth's Solid Q4 Results With These ETFs

2018-01-17 zacks
The largest U.S. health insurer UnitedHealth Group (UNH - Free Report) reported robust fourth-quarter 2017 results. The company breezed past the Zacks Consensus Estimate on both the top and the bottom lines as well as raised its full-year outlook, sending shares of UNH to record highs.    Earnings per share came in at $2.59, well above the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $2.50 and 22.7% higher than the year-ago earnings. (5-0)

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Cisco, Citigroup, Dollar General, Groupon, IBM, Merck, Ulta Beauty, UnitedHealth and More

2018-01-17 247wallst
Stocks managed to close down on Tuesday after a big gap up higher, and now we have stocks looking for another big gap up on Wednesday, with S&P futures up about 10 points and Dow futures up about 100 points. The bull market is nearly nine years old, and the trend that has managed to keep working is for investors to buy the pullbacks. Still, the market was off to such a strong start that some profit-taking has been somewhat expected into earnings season. (374-0)

Patience Pays: Top REIT Is A Buy After Hitting 2-Year Lows

2018-01-17 seekingalpha
Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. generates consistently favorable financial results and now yields an unusually high 4.5%. (20-0)

Behind roaring US stocks are profit upgrades of unprecedented size

2018-01-17 themalaymailonline
Analysts have little to doubt that Wall Street is running hot but take comfort in the trend that companies are delivering proportionately high returns. — AFP picNEW YORK, Jan 17 — The rally in the equity market is running hot by almost every standard, from sentiment to momentum signals. Yet anyone worrying about a meltdown can take comfort in an equally strong trend in corporate earnings. (84-0)

Behind Roaring Stocks Are Profit Upgrades of Unprecedented Size - Bloomberg

2018-01-16 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (84-0)

General Electric, United Technologies Hobble DJIA Monday

2018-01-16 247wallst
January 16, 2018: Markets opened higher Tuesday with the DJIA even leaping above 26,000 for a while. The sell-off was widespread later in the day with materials and energy dropping the most. The green back strengthened in the afternoon probably contributing to the down turn in stocks. WTI crude oil for February delivery settled at $63.73 a barrel, down 0.9% for the day. February gold added about 0. (23-1)

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