|Bid||0.00 x 3200|
|Ask||0.00 x 1800|
|Day's Range||134.67 - 136.45|
|52 Week Range||112.69 - 173.24|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||26.07|
|Earnings Date||Oct 23, 2018 - Oct 24, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.44 (2.46%)|
|1y Target Est||166.05|
Reuters is reporting the tense rhetoric China's using with the US is creating a rift in the communist party. Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith, Dion Rabouin, Dan Robert and Ethan Wolff-Mann discuss.
A group promoting workforce development in manufacturing is making inroads toward ending a shortage of skilled workers.
As the long term picture is rosy after the initial dip, it will be wise to invest in growth stocks. Also, stocks after a dip are at a discount.
Caterpillar's (CAT) Resource Industries, Construction Industries and Energy & Transportation continue to report gains for the 13th, 18th and 11th consecutive months, respectively.
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U.S. equities are extending to the downside on Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average falling further away from its 20-day moving average to cap a three-day losing streak. Watch for a looming test of the 25,000 level, which has been repeatedly crossed — on the upside and the downside — numerous times since it was first breached back in January.
The industrial sector is slipping this morning, but Eaton (ETN) is making small gains, helped by an upgrade from JPMorgan. Where we were: Industrial and machinery stocks have been hurt in recent months by worries that a trade war will hit the sector harder than most. Where we're headed: JPMorgan sees plenty of positive fundamentals underpinning stocks, and believes Eaton will be among the winners.
On August 7, Stanley Black & Decker (SWK) announced that it signed a definitive agreement to acquire International Equipment Solutions Attachments Group. The deal is valued at ~$690 million in cash. Stanley Black & Decker is expected to fund the acquisition through cash in hand and proceeds from borrowings. However, the company didn’t state when the acquisition will be complete.
At the same time, Mr. Drucker left little doubt about the engine required to make these functions flourish. The Drucker Institute’s gauge of corporate effectiveness certainly seems to back him up on that.
American factories are running short of parts. Suppliers of everything from engines to electronic components aren’t keeping up with a boom in U.S. manufacturing, which has lifted demand in markets such as energy, mining and construction. As a result, some manufacturers are idling production lines and digesting higher costs.
Investing.com - The Dow fell sharply Friday on fears a rout of the Turkish lira could have an overarching impact on the global economy.
Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday: Overstock.com Inc., up $3.05 to $41.65 The online discount retailer said a private equity firm is investing in its blockchain business. Citigroup ...
Caterpillar (CAT) is seeing solid earnings estimate revision activity over the past month, and belongs to a strong industry as well.
Dozens of defense contracts were announced this year creating a lot of work in Central Florida, which means plenty of opportunities even for the small guys.
In the latest development, Washington slapped additional tariffs on $16 billion worth of China's goods and Beijing followed suit. ** Tesla Inc said higher import duties on Chinese components and unfavourable currency movements likely to cause negative pressures. Price hikes made to offset the tariffs will likely have some near-term negative impact on volumes in China.
Investing.com - The Dow posted its first loss in five days Wednesday as falling energy stocks and an escalation in the trade war between the U.S. and China weighed on sentiment.
In the latest development, Washington slapped additional tariffs on $16 billion worth of China's goods and Beijing followed suit. ** Tesla Inc said higher import duties on Chinese components and unfavorable currency movements likely to cause negative pressures. Price hikes made to offset the tariffs will likely have some near-term negative impact on volumes in China.