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The Dow and S&P 500 snapped a two-day losing streak Thursday, led by technology stocks after an upgrade on the chip sector.
Stocks advanced Thursday, helped by an upgrade on the chip sector and increased forecasts from two Dow components.
Stocks opened higher Thursday after a better-than-expected report on jobless claims, and raised outlooks from Dow components DuPont and Wal-Mart.
The dollar is weak again; Band of England lowered rates, but Europe has been weak right from the open and that weakness has spilled over into our futures. Elsewhere: 1) March retail sales were again fairly sluggish...
Chemical maker DuPont raised its profit forecast Thursday, saying strong growth in its agriculture businesses and emerging markets should help offset weakness in U.S. housing and automotive markets.
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Strong growth in Latin America should take this ag machinery company higher.
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Stocks declined Wednesday amid profit-taking from the prior session's rally, a sharp drop in crude prices and lingering concerns about credit.
The Dow has given up more than half of yesterday's gain, but much of this is due to the commodity route. The dollar has been rallying two days, giving some hope to those who believe that the dollar's seven year decline is coming to and end.
If you got it before the open, that is. Also, Cramer's calls on Petrobras, retail and seed stocks.
Dow Industrials newcomer Bank of America leads the list as the highest current yielder of all 30 Dow stocks. Chevron, the other recent Dow addition enters the list with a 2.7% yield.
Chemicals company DuPont Friday raised its earnings forecast for the first quarter as strong agricultural products demand is set to outweigh rising costs and the impact from the weak U.S. auto and housing markets.