United Technologies Corp


  • Stocks Snap Losing Streak With Huge Rally Wednesday, 23 Jan 2008 | 3:08 PM ET

    Stocks snapped a five-day losing streak, with the Dow surging nearly 300 points on optimism that a government plan to rescue ailing bond insurers is taking shape and could prevent billions more in credit losses.

  • United Technologies Profit Rises 23%, Confirms Outlook Wednesday, 23 Jan 2008 | 8:20 AM ET

    Diversified manufacturer United Technologies said Wednesday quarterly profit rose 23 percent, boosted by strong demand from the aviation and commercial construction markets, and affirmed its 2008 outlook.

  • Market Insider/Wednesday Look Ahead Wednesday, 23 Jan 2008 | 12:45 AM ET

    Now that the Fed has acted, earnings news comes back to the fore as investors look ahead to Wednesday's Wall Street open.

  • Week Ahead: Can Earnings Cheer Gloomy  Market? Sunday, 20 Jan 2008 | 3:56 PM ET

    A heavy gloom hanging over Wall Street may deepen this week unless such bellwether companies as Apple and United Technologies provide investors with hope that the U.S. economy can avert recession.

  • Why Stock Market's Selloff Is Likely to Continue Friday, 18 Jan 2008 | 2:44 PM ET

    Forget rate cuts and stimulus packages. In Wall Street's eyes, the recession is already here and the credit crunch is far from over.

  • How to Make Money in an Uncertain Stock Market Monday, 14 Jan 2008 | 11:46 AM ET

    Even in an uncertain market, there are always opportunities to make money.

  • Bait Your Hook and 'Top-Fish' Tech Stocks Monday, 17 Dec 2007 | 12:09 PM ET

    Falling shares are likely to keep sliding in the near-term, cautions David Sowerby -- so hold off on bottom-fishing for stocks. Instead, the chief market analyst and portfolio manager at Loomis Sayles names stocks that will continue to benefit from capital spending.

  • United Tech CEO Sees US Recession as Unlikely Friday, 14 Dec 2007 | 9:55 AM ET

    George David, chief executive of United Technologies, the parent of Otis Elevator, said elevator sales are a good indicator of the economy's health, and he sees positives signs that lead him to believe a recession is unlikely.

  • Citi's SIV Move Gets Mixed Reviews On Street Friday, 14 Dec 2007 | 9:01 AM ET

    Futures drop about 6 points on CPI stronger than expected. Elsewhere: 1) Following HSBC and others, Citi said that it's bringing its $49 billion in SIV assets on its balance sheet. Taking this exposure onto their balance sheet can be viewed as a surprise--they had previously indicated that they would not take on any exposure beyond the $10 billion in liquidity funding they provided to the SIVs.

  • Leaving On A Jet Plane Thursday, 13 Dec 2007 | 6:41 PM ET

    Honeywell (HON) and United Technologies (UTX) both appear to be thriving on aerospace demand. Should you trade it?

  • Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.

  • Portfolio Manager Gives Tech, Bank Stock Picks Tuesday, 6 Nov 2007 | 4:07 PM ET

    For some time now, the watchword in investing has been "value." As a result, some fund managers think, the prices of growth stocks have slid to bargain levels. Tom Ognar, portfolio manager of the four-star Wells Fargo Advantage Growth Fund, agrees.

  • Stocks End Mixed as Tech Rally Tempered By Rising Oil Wednesday, 17 Oct 2007 | 6:52 PM ET

    Stocks ended mixed as a strong earnings reports from the tech sector were offset by a selloff of blue chip stocks. Meanwhile, oil futures spiked to a new intraday record but ended lower on late profit-taking.

  • Most S&P Companies Topping Earnings Estimates Wednesday, 17 Oct 2007 | 2:19 PM ET

    Third-quarter earnings are generally coming in better than expected so far, though investors aren't always focusing on the good news.

  • Why Stocks Are Weaker Wednesday, 17 Oct 2007 | 1:41 PM ET

    The markets are having trouble holding their gains for a very simple reason: the decline in building permits suggests further decreases in housing starts in the months ahead. Here is a point where the bears may have some traction...

  • United Tech Profits Surge 20%; Tightens Forecast Wednesday, 17 Oct 2007 | 1:28 PM ET
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    Diversified manufacturer United Technologies said Wednesday quarterly net profit rose 20 percent, slightly beating Wall Street's expectations, as strong demand from the aviation and commercial construction sectors offset the weak U.S. housing market.

  • Housing Weakness Trips Tech Run Ups Wednesday, 17 Oct 2007 | 11:52 AM ET

    The good news that tech stocks are, for the most part, living up to the recent price run ups is being slightly overshadowed by the growing evidence that the weakness in the U.S. housing business is spreading into other areas...

  • United Technologies: A True Global Player Wednesday, 17 Oct 2007 | 9:35 AM ET

    United Technologies is THE classic global growth stock. Like truly global stocks, they get more than half their sales outside the U.S.: 49% from U.S., 25% from Europe, 15% from Asia/Pacific, 10% elsewhere.

  • Techs, JP Morgan Bring Welcome "Relief" Wednesday, 17 Oct 2007 | 9:07 AM ET

    Here are my morning observations: 1) Techs come through: after the disappointment of yesterday, when many regional banks hit new lows, the news flow is far more positive. We said last week techs had to make some positive noises to justify their recent runups: Yahoo, Intel, and Seagate all were better than expected.

  • Market Insider/Wednesday Look Ahead Tuesday, 16 Oct 2007 | 9:44 PM ET

    Wall Street will try to shake off its housing induced malaise on Wednesday, with the help of some good earnings news from the tech world. But key inflation and housing data and another batch of major earnings before the bell will be play a big role in deciding the course for stocks.