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  1. Vulcan Materials Stays Neutral - Analyst Blog

    January 29, 2013
    On Jan 28, we maintained a Neutral recommendation on Vulcan Materials Company (VMC) despite poor third quarter results due ...
  2. Vulcan's Strategic Initiatives - Analyst Blog

    January 21, 2013
    Vulcan Materials Company (VMC), the largest producer of construction aggregates in the U.S., recently announced several transactions ...
  3. Lennar and Other Big Movers In Capital Goods on December 17, ...

    December 17, 2012
    The Nasdaq has increased 0.5%, the S&P 500 has risen 0.6% and the Dow has moved up 0.5% on a good day for the market so far. ...
  4. Pall and Other Big Movers In Capital Goods on November 27, 2 ...

    November 27, 2012
    The market is currently down, with the Nasdaq decreasing 0.2%, the S&P 500 falling 0.2% and the Dow down 0.3%. The capital ...
  5. Deere and Other Big Movers In Capital Goods on November 21, 2 ...

    November 21, 2012
    So far today, the Nasdaq has remained steady, the S&P 500 has moved up 0.1% and the Dow has risen 0.2%. The capital goods ...
  6. Capital Goods Stocks, Including United Technologies, Making Big ...

    November 6, 2012
    So far today, the Nasdaq has been relatively flat, the S&P 500 is up 0.4% and the Dow has climbed 0.6%. The capital goods ...
  7. Fortune Brands Home & Security and Other Big Movers In Capital ...

    October 22, 2012
    So far today, the Nasdaq has climbed 0.5%, the S&P 500 remains relatively unchanged and the Dow is unchanged. The capital ...
  8. Murphy and Other NYSE Stocks Making Big Moves on October 16, ...

    October 16, 2012
    This morning has been good for the market. The Nasdaq has risen 1.1%; the S&P 500 has increased 1%; and the Dow has moved ...
  9. Fastenal and Other Big Movers In Capital Goods on October 12, ...

    October 12, 2012
    The market has been slipping so far today. The Nasdaq has slipped 0.2%; the S&P 500 has fallen 0.4%; and the Dow is trading ...
  10. NYSE Stocks, Including Actuant, Making Big Moves on September ...

    September 27, 2012
    The Nasdaq is up 0.4%, the S&P 500 has climbed 0.3% and the Dow is unchanged this morning. Today, more than half of all NYSE ...
  11. Vulcan Materials and Other Big Movers In Capital Goods on September ...

    September 27, 2012
    So far today, the Nasdaq is trading up 0.4%, the S&P 500 has increased 0.3% and the Dow remains relatively unchanged. The ...
  12. VMware and More Big Movers on the NYSE on September 24, 2012

    September 24, 2012
    This morning has been rocky for the market. The Nasdaq has decreased 0.7%; the S&P 500 is down 0.2%; and the Dow has fallen ...
  13. Joy Global and Other Capital Goods Stocks Making Big Moves on ...

    September 24, 2012
    The Nasdaq has declined 0.7%, the S&P 500 is trading down 0.2% and the Dow has fallen 0.2% on a bad morning for the market. ...
  14. Caterpillar and More Big Movers in Capital Goods on September ...

    September 11, 2012
    On a good day for the market, the Nasdaq has climbed 0.3%, the S&P 500 is trading up 0.6% and the Dow has increased 0.7%. ...
  15. Fastenal Among Capital Goods' Biggest Movers on September 5, ...

    September 5, 2012
    The market is doing well so far today. The Nasdaq is up 0.2%; the S&P 500 has risen 0.2%; and the Dow has climbed 0.3%. The ...
  16. Gardner Denver, Inc. and More Big Movers in Capital Goods Today

    August 9, 2012
    The morning has been bad for the market. The Nasdaq has slipped 0.1%; the S&P 500 has decreased 0.2%; and the Dow is trading ...
  17. Contrarian Opportunities In Cement For 2012

    December 22, 2011
    Investors are hoping 2012 is the first year of a sustainable upturn in the cement industry.
  18. A Rock Solid Play In Construction Aggregates

    November 1, 2011
    Construction aggregate firms are poised to profit as infrastructure booms.
  19. This Week's Activist Filings

    July 6, 2011
    Investors have been recently showing their bearish claws, in reaction to valuation pressures.
  20. This Week's Activist Filings

    June 13, 2011
    Amidst the market sell off, investors are still making big bets on companies they feel are being valued below their true ...
  21. Fear And Loathing Keep CRH Overlooked

    April 18, 2011
    Ireland-based cement maker CRH's stock languishes, as the woeful cement industry hold it back.
  22. Opportunities In Cement

    December 28, 2010
    Cement stocks have had a brutal year, as economoic recovery has been slow to reach the industry. The stocks are down, but ...
  23. Who Benefits from Obama's Infrastructure Plan?

    September 9, 2010
    Merely announcing an increase in infrastructure spending is no guarantee that it will have a significant impact on the bottom ...
  24. Investors Buying More Of These Stocks

    August 25, 2010
    No two investors think exactly the same. Yet, the ultimate reason for their actions is identical: attractive upside probability.
  25. Companies With An Activist Bent

    August 11, 2009
    Having an activist on your side is not a bad way to go, so we'll take a look at a few companies that boast this advantage.
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