June 27, 2013
With durable and core capital goods orders rising, businesses are still betting on a strong U.S. economy in the months ahead. ...
December 21, 2012
The Nasdaq has slipped 2%, the S&P 500 is down 1.9% and the Dow is trading down 1.4% on a bad morning for the market. The ...
July 24, 2012
The market is having a bad day so far. The Nasdaq is down 0.2%; the S&P 500 has slipped 0.5%; and the Dow has decreased ...
March 22, 2012
Last March, we detailed the conglomerate's growth initiativives. A year later, they're on track to making its stock very ...
November 3, 2011
Lincoln Electric doesn’t seem like an exciting company, but we tell you why their stocks are.
August 7, 2011
Conglomerates are usually a safe place to park money in a volatile market, and now a new class of “baby conglomerates” ...
March 7, 2011
The North Carolina-based manufacturer has successfully diversified beyond its inner tube origins.
February 18, 2009
An amazing number of the original companies in the S&P 500 index are still trading. I'll pick out some interesting choices ...
December 24, 2008
A look back at conglomerates in 2008 and what the future holds for these brutes in the new year.
December 17, 2008
Five stocks with high dividend yields versus stock price and EPS with a focus on Harley Davidson and Oshkosh.