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  1. Stock Analysis

    3M Third Quarter Earnings

    3M Company (NYSE:MMM) announced its results for the third quarter on October 23, 2012. 3M is a global manufacturer, technology innovator, and marketer of a variety of products. In most situations, whe ...
  2. Stock Analysis

    Koninklijke Philips Electronics NV and Other Big Movers ...

    So far today, the Nasdaq has moved up 0.5%, the S&P 500 has been relatively flat and the Dow is unchanged. The consumer cyclical sector is a category of stocks that relies heavily on the business cycl ...
  3. Stock Analysis

    Dow Chemical Third Quarter Earnings Preview

    On Thursday, October 25, 2012, Dow Chemical (NYSE:DOW) will announce its third quarter earnings. The consensus analyst estimate has dropped from 39 cents a share to the current estimate of earnings of ...
  4. Stock Analysis

    Apple Fourth Quarter Earnings Preview

    On Thursday, October 25, 2012, Apple (Nasdaq:AAPL) will release its fourth quarter earnings. In the past month, expectations have risen for the upcoming results. The consensus analyst estimate has ris ...
  5. Stock Analysis

    Procter & Gamble First Quarter Earnings Preview

    When Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG) releases its first quarter earnings on Thursday, October 25, 2012, analysts are expecting a 6.8% drop in earnings from a year ago. The consensus estimate is 96 cents ...
  6. Stock Analysis

    Raytheon Third Quarter Earnings Preview

    When Raytheon (NYSE:RTN) releases its third quarter earnings on Thursday, October 25, 2012, analysts are expecting a 8.6% drop in earnings from a year ago. The consensus estimate is $1.27 per share, d ...
  7. Stock Analysis

    Caterpillar's Third Quarter Earnings Report

    Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT) announced its results for the most recent quarter on October 22, 2012. Caterpillar offers construction and mining equipment as well as diesel and natural gas engines and industr ...
  8. Professionals

    Can I still pass the CFA Level I if I do poorly in the ethics ...

    You may still pass the Chartered Financial Analysis (CFA) Level I even if you fare poorly in the ethics section, but don't count on it. The CFA Institute has long emphasized that ethics is a particular ...
  9. Stock Analysis

    McDonald's and Other Services Stocks Making Big Moves on ...

    The Nasdaq has fallen 1.6%, the S&P 500 has fallen 1% and the Dow has declined 1.1% on a bad morning for the market. The Services sector (IYC) is down 1.1%, outperforming the market overall. Currently ...
  10. Stock Analysis

    Amgen and Other Healthcare Stocks Making Big Moves on October ...

    The market is having a bad day so far: the Nasdaq has slipped 1.6%; the S&P 500 is trading down 1%; and the Dow is down 1.1%. The healthcare sector is the category of stocks relating to medical and ...
  11. Stock Analysis

    McDonald's' Third Quarter Earnings Report

    McDonald's (NYSE:MCD) announced its results for the third quarter on October 19, 2012. McDonald's franchises and operates fast food restaurants worldwide. Earnings season is important to investors bec ...
  12. Stock Analysis

    Honeywell International's Third Quarter Earnings Report

    Honeywell International (NYSE:HON) announced its results for the most recent quarter on October 19, 2012. Honeywell International is a technology and manufacturing company which offers aerospace produ ...
  13. Stock Analysis

    Praxair Third Quarter Earnings Preview

    Analysts are expecting a drop in profit for Praxair (NYSE:PX) when it reports its results for the third quarter on Wednesday, October 24, 2012. The company reported profit of $1.40 a year ago, but the ...
  14. Stock Analysis

    T Rowe Price Third Quarter Earnings Preview

    When T Rowe Price (Nasdaq:TROW) releases its third quarter earnings on Wednesday, October 24, 2012, it is expected to report earnings that are up 16.9% from a year ago. The consensus estimate is 83 ce ...
  15. Stock Analysis

    PPG Third Quarter Earnings

    PPG Industries (NYSE:PPG) announced its results for the most recent quarter on October 18, 2012. PPG Industries makes coatings, glass, and chemical products. Earnings are perhaps the single most studi ...
  16. Stock Analysis

    The Travelers Companies Third Quarter Earnings

    The Travelers Companies (AMEX:TRV) announced its results for the third quarter on October 18, 2012. The Travelers Companies is a holding company that is engaged in providing commercial and personal pr ...
  17. Stock Analysis

    Norfolk Southern Third Quarter Earnings Preview

    Norfolk Southern (NYSE:NSC) will release its third quarter earnings on Tuesday, October 23, 2012. Analysts have become increasingly bearish on the company over the last month, with the consensus analy ...
  18. Stock Analysis

    EI du Pont de Nemours Third Quarter Earnings Preview

    In the lead up to EI du Pont de Nemours' (NYSE:DD) announcement of its third quarter earnings on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 analysts' expectations have fallen over the past month to earnings of 47 cent ...
  19. Stock Analysis

    American Express Third Quarter Earnings

    American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) announced its results for the third quarter on October 17, 2012. American Express is a global payments, network, and travel company that offers credit card products ...
  20. Stock Analysis

    Stryker's Third Quarter Earnings Report

    Stryker (NYSE:SYK) announced its results for the most recent quarter on October 17, 2012. Stryker is a medical technology firm that produces a range of products in medical implants, surgical technolog ...
  21. Stock Analysis

    China Life Insurance Company Ltd and Other Big Movers In ...

    So far today, the Nasdaq has remained steady, the S&P 500 has increased 0.3% and the Dow has moved little. The financial sector is the category of stocks containing firms that provide financial servic ...
  22. Stock Analysis

    Basic Materials Stocks, Including BHP Billiton, Making Big ...

    After the morning's trading, the Nasdaq remains relatively unchanged, the S&P 500 is up 0.3% and the Dow has remained steady. The basic materials sector is the category of stocks that accounts for ...
  23. Stock Analysis

    Yahoo Third Quarter Earnings Preview

    Yahoo (Nasdaq:YHOO) is expected to report increased earnings when it releases its third quarter results on Monday, October 22, 2012. The consensus estimate is anticipating a profit of 24 cents a share ...
  24. Stock Analysis

    Halliburton Third Quarter Earnings

    Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) announced its results for the most recent quarter on October 17, 2012. Halliburton provides oilfield technologies and services to upstream oil and gas customers worldwid ...
  25. Investing

    Expensive Dog Pampering

    Here are the top ways you can treat your canine companion.
  26. Stock Analysis

    Schlumberger Third Quarter Earnings Preview

    Schlumberger (NYSE:SLB) will release its third quarter earnings on Friday, October 19, 2012. Analysts have become increasingly bearish on the company over the last month, with the consensus analyst es ...
  27. Stock Analysis

    McDonald's Third Quarter Earnings Preview

    On Friday, October 19, 2012, McDonald's (NYSE:MCD) will report its third quarter earnings. Earnings are perhaps the single most studied number in a company's financial statements because they show a c ...
  28. Stock Analysis

    The Coca-Cola Third Quarter Earnings

    The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) announced its results for the most recent quarter on October 16, 2012. Coca-Cola is a leading manufacturer of nonalcoholic beverage concentrates and syrups. A business' ...
  29. Stock Analysis

    Verizon Communications Third Quarter Earnings Preview

    In the lead up to Verizon Communications' (NYSE:VZ) announcement of its third quarter earnings on Thursday, October 18, 2012 analysts' expectations have fallen over the past month to earnings of 65 ce ...
  30. Stock Analysis

    Morgan Stanley Third Quarter Earnings Preview

    Analysts are expecting a drop in profit for Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) when it reports its results for the third quarter on Monday, October 15, 2012. The company reported profit of $1.14 a year ago, but ...
  31. Forex Education

    The Credit Crisis And The Carry Trade

    When boom times turned to bust, these trades proved devastating for traders and the broader markets.
  32. Stock Analysis

    NXP and More Big Movers in Semiconductors on October 12, ...

    This morning's trading has marked a bad day for the market so far. The Nasdaq has declined 0.2%; the S&P 500 has slipped 0.4%; and the Dow has fallen 0.2%. The Semiconductors sector (XLK) is currently ...
  33. Stock Analysis

    Abbott Laboratories Third Quarter Earnings Preview

    On Wednesday, October 17, 2012, Abbott Laboratories (NYSE:ABT) is expected to release its third quarter earnings. Investors care about earnings because they drive stock prices. Strong earnings general ...
  34. Stock Analysis

    JPMorgan Chase Second Quarter Earnings

    JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM) announced its results for the most recent quarter on July 13, 2012. J.P. Morgan Chase is a global securities, investment banking and retail banking firm with operations world ...
  35. Mutual Funds & ETFs

    4 Ways To Use ETFs In Your Portfolio

    To take full advantage of these vehicles, you need to know how they can fulfill certain strategies.
  36. Stock Analysis

    Financial Stocks, Including Westpac Banking Corporation, ...

    The market has been doing well after the morning's trading. The Nasdaq has climbed 0.3%; the S&P 500 has moved up 0.6%; and the Dow has climbed 0.3%. The financial sector is the category of stocks ...
  37. Stock Analysis

    Costco and Other Big Movers on the Nasdaq on October 10, ...

    The Nasdaq has been relatively flat, the S&P 500 has declined 0.2% and the Dow has fallen 0.5% so far today. The recent surge in popularity of technological stocks has launched the Nasdaq Composite ...
  38. Stock Analysis

    Costco Wholesale's Fourth Quarter Earnings Report

    Costco Wholesale (Nasdaq:COST) announced its results for the fourth quarter on October 10, 2012. Costco Wholesale operates membership warehouses that offer a selection of nationally branded and select ...
  39. Stock Analysis

    Consumer Cyclical Stocks, Including Tata Motors Limited, ...

    On a bad day for the market, the Nasdaq is trading down 1%, the S&P 500 is down 0.4% and the Dow has slipped 0.3%. The consumer cyclical sector is a category of stocks that relies heavily on the busin ...
  40. Investing

    Cheap Stocks Or Value Traps?

    The value of stocks that trade at less than cash per share can be deceiving.
  41. Stock Analysis

    Michael Kors and More Big Movers in Consumer Cyclical on ...

    The market is having a good day so far: the Nasdaq has moved up 0.2%; the S&P 500 has risen 0.5%; and the Dow has increased 0.5%. The consumer cyclical sector is a category of stocks that relies heavi ...
  42. Stock Analysis

    Valero and Other Energy Stocks Making Big Moves on October ...

    The Nasdaq has been relatively flat, the S&P 500 has risen 0.4% and the Dow has climbed 0.5% so far today. The energy sector is the category of stocks that relate to producing or supplying energy. ...
  43. Stock Analysis

    Utilities Stocks, Including Enbridge Inc, Making Big Moves ...

    After the morning's trading, the Nasdaq has been relatively flat, the S&P 500 is trading up 0.4% and the Dow has increased 0.5%. The utilities sector is a category of stocks for utilities such as gas ...
  44. Stock Analysis

    Basic Materials Stocks, Including Silver Wheaton Corp, Making ...

    Currently, the Nasdaq has been relatively flat, the S&P 500 is trading up 0.4% and the Dow is up 0.5%. The basic materials sector is the category of stocks that accounts for companies involved with ...
  45. Stock Analysis

    Ocwen and Other Financial Stocks Making Big Moves on October ...

    The market is on the rise this morning. The Nasdaq has increased 0.6%; the S&P 500 has moved up 0.4%; and the Dow has risen 0.3%. The financial sector is the category of stocks containing firms that ...
  46. Stock Analysis

    Real Estate Operations Stocks, Including DuPont Fabros Technology, ...

    The Nasdaq has moved little, the S&P 500 has decreased 0.1% and the Dow is down 0.5% after the morning's trading. While the market overall has shown little change, the Real Estate Operations sector ...
  47. Stock Analysis

    FEI and Other Semiconductors Stocks Making Big Moves on ...

    So far today, the Nasdaq has remained steady, the S&P 500 has declined 0.1% and the Dow has slipped 0.5%. On a quiet day for the market overall so far, the Semiconductors sector (XLK) has slipped ...
  48. Investing Basics

    The Advantages Of Investing In Aggressive Companies

    Often the most attractive companies are also a little fierce - learn how to spot healthy corporate aggression.
  49. Trading Strategies

    Use The Momentum Strategy To Your Advantage

    Learn how to use a number of different indicators to know when to make your trading moves.
  50. Stock Analysis

    Toyota Motor Corporation Among Consumer Cyclical's Biggest ...

    The Nasdaq has fallen 0.8%, the S&P 500 has declined 0.7% and the Dow is trading down 0.7%, marking a bad morning for the market. The consumer cyclical sector is a category of stocks that relies heavi ...
  51. Stock Analysis

    Real Estate Operations Stocks, Including SL Green, Making ...

    The morning has been bad for the market. The Nasdaq has slipped 0.8%; the S&P 500 has decreased 0.7%; and the Dow is trading down 0.7%. The Real Estate Operations sector (IYR) is currently ahead of ...
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