J&J, McDonald’s Weigh On Dow Jones, But Blue Chip Index Tops 25,000

The Dow Jones industrial average topped the 25,000 level Friday, helped by strength in United Technologies (UTX), Walgreens Boots Alliance (WAG) and Walmart (WMT). But shares of McDonald’s ... Continue Reading →

Blue Chips Lead Stock Market As Apple Breaks Out

Blue chips led the stock market late Monday morning. In the Dow Jones industrial average, heavy weightings Apple (AAPL), Boeing (BA) and Goldman Sachs (GS) notched moderate to strong ... Continue Reading →

From Big Blue Wave To A Toss Up

Last December, the midterm outlook looked bleak for Republicans. With the Democrats enjoying a 13-point lead on the Generic Ballot, pundits talked of a “big blue wave.” ... Continue Reading →

Futures Flat With Blue Chip, Oil Names Set To Report

The leading indexes were little changed in after hours trade Thursday, following a chip-sector meltdown that dragged down the Nasdaq and S&P 500, and left the Dow with its second ... Continue Reading →

Blue Chips, Netflix Power Up; China Adds Tariffs

Premarket trading received several shots in the arm Tuesday, first from Netflix (NFLX), then from a cohort of blue chip names reporting solid quarterly results. X Futures for the ... Continue Reading →

blue chips up as stock market prepares for three day holiday

U.S. stock indexes logged solid gains Thursday as the market headed toward a three-day Easter holiday weekend. The day’s leaders included blue chips Procter & Gamble (PG) ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Poised To End Week On High Note; These 2 Blue Chips Shine | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The major stock indexes were poised to end the week on a high note as Wall Street found much to like about Intel‘s (INTC) earnings report. X The Dow Jones industrial average ... Continue Reading →

Blue Chips Pace Gains, But Apple Gives Up 50-Day Moving Average | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Thursday’s session was volatile early after major stock indexes opened nicely higher amid more weakness in the U.S. dollar and a three-year high for the euro. But the dollar ... Continue Reading →

Blue Chips Lead Market; DowDuPont, IBM Surge | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Blue chips led the pack midday Thursday, as the Nasdaq gave back part of its early gains. Volume was up on both major exchanges. X The Nasdaq gripped a 0.2% gain after being up 0.5% ... Continue Reading →

Dow Jones Today: UnitedHealth, Intel Lead Blue Chips Lower; Merck Sets Up

Sellers were back in the stock market Friday after the Nasdaq composite and S&P 500 suffered distribution days Thursday with big percentage declines in higher volume. In the Dow ... Continue Reading →