|Bid||168.88 x 200|
|Ask||168.89 x 700|
|Day's Range||168.62 - 170.45|
|52 Week Range||90.34 - 173.24|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||113.59|
|Earnings Date||Jan 25, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.12 (1.84%)|
|1y Target Est||164.35|
U.S. stock futures are trading higher heading into the open, as Wall Street brushes off concerns about a government shutdown. Overall, about 21.1 million calls and 16.7 million puts changed hands. The CBOE single-session equity put/call volume ratio rebounded to 0.56.
W.W. Grainger's (GWW) fourth-quarter results are likely to be aided by higher volumes. However, higher expenses are expected to limit bottom-line growth.
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Manitowoc's (MTW) planned relocation of corporate headquarters expected to provide easy access to customers, shareholders and employees.
This epic Dow rally is likely to get a boost from a stellar Q4 earnings season. Given the positives, investing in blue-chip stocks that are likely to make the most of the Q4 earnings season seems judicious. Such stocks, moreover, are positioned to report promising earnings results as they have strong balance sheets and solid cash flow.
While the euphoria over tax cuts fueled a strong rally in blue-chip stocks, the stupendous start might gain steam on promising earnings results.
Caterpillar (CAT) boasts a favorable Zacks Rank and a positive Earnings ESP, which is a great sign of a coming earnings beat.
The large multinational companies in the Dow Jones Industrial Average applaud the tax cuts, but only two of the 30 companies have actually announced any specific actions it would take as a result.