NEW YORK (Reuters) - The shares of Dow Chemical Co. DOW.N rose over 5 percent on Thursday on renewed speculation the plastics and chemicals giant may be the target of a leveraged buyout, analysts said. There was also …
In early 1973 MONEY cheered the Dow's recent crossing of "the mystical 1,000 barrier." The magazine cautioned readers about "stock market letters" -- an early '70s term for investment newsletters -- even as it noted that the large majority …
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Apple Inc.'s first split in nine years removes an obstacle to its inclusion in the Dow Jones industrial average: its $572 stock price. The iPhone maker will exchange seven shares for each that is held on June 2, a move that if enacted at Friday's …
Falling just one point behind is still one point short — ask any college football fan. So Wall Street didn't exactly win the Dow 20,000 game on Friday. But the big blue-chip stocks certainly came close. Try falling short by 0.37 points in trading.
The Dow has made its biggest point gains on Tuesday's this ... Automated trading programs, or algorithms, make up an increasingly large portion of all stock trading. The longer the Tuesday trend is in place, the more likely it is that these …
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Wall Street has hung up on Verizon. The stock is down more than 13% this year. That makes it the worst performer in the Dow. (Chevron, ExxonMobil, Goldman Sachs and GE have all fallen at least 10%.) …
Is The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE:DOW) a good investment? To the average investor, there are plenty of methods shareholders can use to track their holdings. A pair of the best are hedge fund and insider trading sentiment. At Insider …
The stock market, continuing a remarkable ascent that began in the darkness of the last recession, surged past a milestone on Thursday after a strong jobs report indicated that the economy might finally be gaining steam. The Dow
The Dow Chemical Co.’s stock finished up almost 4 percent on Wednesday despite a market down turn after the company announced strong earnings results, raised its dividend and tripled its stock buy-back program. The stock finished at …
In the two-plus years since Apple joined the Dow, its share price has increased 25 percent, while AT&T's stock is up 17.2 percent. Plenty of Wall Street analysts expect Apple to provide even more of a tailwind for the Dow in the coming …