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 →

Dow Jones Lags Nasdaq; 4 Blue Chips Outpace Apple

The Dow Jones industrial average lagged other key indexes during relatively calm action in stocks today. Burdened in part by a more than three-point drop in Home Depot (HD) shares, ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market News: Boeing Leads Blue Chips As Dow Jones Pares Losses

The Dow Jones, S&P 500 and Nasdaq composite opened firmly in negative territory Thursday, weighed down by weakness in airline and retail stocks. But indexes pared losses in afternoon ... Continue Reading →

Dow Jones Today: Apple, Microsoft Lead Blue Chip Rally

A rally in semiconductor stocks lifted the Nasdaq composite to a gain of 1% in afternoon trading Wednesday. Micron (MU), Applied Materials (AMAT), Microchip (MCHP) and Lam Research ... Continue Reading →

Dow Jones Falls 3,500 Points For Month; Blue Chip Falls

The Dow Jones industrial average is bouncing off early-morning lows, but market bears still dominate the action in stocks today. Procter & Gamble (PG), a member of the 30-stock ... Continue Reading →

Blue Chip Dow Leads, But Nasdaq Adds To Losses

The blue chip Dow Jones industrial average led the stock market late Friday morning, as most stocks scored gains in the Dow. Meanwhile, President Donald Trump tweeted a threat of ... Continue Reading →

Stock Action Turns Ugly; This Blue Chip Beats But Still Sinks | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

U.S. stock indexes painted an ugly picture midday Wednesday, as losses shaped up across the board. The Nasdaq sawed off 1%, while the S&P 500 lost 0.8%. The Dow Jones industrial ... Continue Reading →

Blue Chips P&G, AmEx Soar On Strong Q3 Earnings

Blue chips were among the best performers Friday as major stock indexes tried to rebound after Thursday’s sell-off. Procter & Gamble (PG) and American Express (AXP) raced ... Continue Reading →

Stocks Rise Ahead Of Fed Vote: Big Blue Jumps On Upgrade

Stocks chalked up a positive start Wednesday, jumping to mild early gains as investors looked to this afternoon’s rate policy news from the Federal Reserve. X KB Home ... Continue Reading →