Deere & Co. (DE)

151.51
NYSE : Producer Manufacturing
Prev Close 151.53
Day Low/High 149.52 / 152.09
52 Wk Low/High 128.32 / 169.99
Avg Volume 1.90M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 317.00M
Market Cap 48.03B
EPS 7.30
P/E Ratio 14.77
Div & Yield 3.04 (1.95%)

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (Mid-Afternoon Edition)

"It's not a joke, it's a rope, Tuco. Now I want you to get up there and put your head in that noose." -- Blondie, " The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" No "Takeaways" today as I have to prepare for my Tulane trip. So let's move to the abbreviated Monarc...

Takeaways and Observations (3PM Edition)

I started the day with an important piece on bonds - at least I hope so. Sell 'em, short 'em!    Trade of the Week - long TBT (consistent with above).  Well off the opening, at $37.60 now - and that's a good thing.   So far, so good.  At 230PM yield...

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (Mid-Afternoon Edition)

"It's not a joke, it's a rope, Tuco. Now I want you to get up there and put your head in that noose." -- Blondie, " The Good, the Bad and the Ugly" No "Takeaways" today as its vacation time at the Kass household and I want to take a swim with my fam...

A Quick Stroll Around the Deck

A few odds and ends of note: Longtime fave Radian Group looks like it is making a move toward its old highs. Twitter is up about $0.40 in the early going. I add almost every day to this large holding. I appear to be in a minority of one! Bonds conti...

Deere Sales Improvement

Deere shows an improvement in March 2017 retail sales as it laps weak results from a year ago. 

Stifel Initiates Deere as a Buy

Positioning for the Next Cycle

Positioning for the Next Cycle

Why Polaris Industries looks like a buy.

Cramer: We Have Nothing to Distinguish the Stocks Right Now

Cramer: We Have Nothing to Distinguish the Stocks Right Now

We know that we are in the era when index managers are ascendant.

Takeaways And Observations

For the first time in six years the DJIA fell for the eighth consecutive day. That said the Nasdaq has risen in ten of the last thirteen trading sessions as Donald Trump may be making volatility and uncertainty great again. (For that divergence and ...

Bullish and Bearish Reversals for This Week

Bullish and Bearish Reversals for This Week

Bearish names dominate this week and financials in particular.

Here's Deere's February Harvest

Deere releases February sales:  2WD Tractors (< 40 PTO hp): Industry was +24%; Deere increased more than the industry 2WD Tractors (40 < 100 PTO hp): Industry was -1%; Deere increased single digits 2WD Tractors (100+ PTO hp): Industry was +13%; Deer...

Takeaways & Observations

This is a great invite, "Wall Street Goes to Washington," in which legendary journalist Michael Wolff will sit down with my pal, The Mooch! And it's free!  Happy eighth anniversary, Mr. Market. My Generational Low call on The Kudlow Report was the b...

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Takeaways and Observations

  Every single market indicator I look at is overbought.  But it's likely that shorts and underperformers are buoying stocks.  Some are at the most overbought in decades.  The bond market is clearly not as sanguine on economic growth/corporate profi...

Deere estimates, target raised at Piper

Deere &amp; Co. Ups Estimates

Deere & Co. Ups Estimates

Deere & Co. expects a revenue boost from South America.

Midday Report: UnitedHealth Drags on Dow; Stocks Retreat From Records

Midday Report: UnitedHealth Drags on Dow; Stocks Retreat From Records

Wall Street holds mostly lower in a quieter end to a record-breaking week in which stocks scored their best winning streak in a quarter century.

What to Watch Friday: V.F. Corporation, J.M. Smucker Report Earnings

What to Watch Friday: V.F. Corporation, J.M. Smucker Report Earnings

On Friday, Feb. 17, investors await quarterly results from V.F. Corporation.

Cramer: Think Trump Is Behind This Rally? Think Again

Cramer: Think Trump Is Behind This Rally? Think Again

The market is breaking free of much of what's been holding it back.

What to Watch This Week: Janet Yellen Testimony, Pepsico Earnings

What to Watch This Week: Janet Yellen Testimony, Pepsico Earnings

For the week of Feb. 13, investors await Congressional testimony from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and a host of major earnings reports.

Cramer: Watch These Sector Trends Amid the Political Turmoil

Cramer: Watch These Sector Trends Amid the Political Turmoil

The stocks of companies that show good fundamentals are a buy, not a sell.

Farm Report From J.P. Morgan Isn't Uplifting

J.P. Morgan puts a damper on agriculture and ag-equipment stocks this morning. It cites the following:  "The outlook for global agriculture fundamentals remains mixed into 2017, driven by: 1) burdensome global supplies of major crops and potential f...

Cramer: Trump Is Pretty Much as Advertised

Cramer: Trump Is Pretty Much as Advertised

The new president's agenda has been clear from the start, so don't act surprised.

FedEx Decline Has Further to Run

FedEx Decline Has Further to Run

A short-term bounce earlier this month failed, and momentum is bearish.

My Takeaways and Observations

"I don't feel Tuesday...Tuesday has no feel." -- Seinfeld  I started the day with some food for thought -- on the changing channels of retail distribution. In this opener please pay some attention to not only the ramifications for retail stocks but ...

My Takeaways and Observations

I wrote in my 15 Surprises for 2017 that Mr. Market may make a yearly high in the first two weeks of January. We are now wrapping up that period -- and I plan to expand my relatively small short exposure.   In other words, I am sticking to my script...

Reviewing My Investment Troops

* Allergan (my fav large-cap long for 2017) remains the "world's fair" and market leader. Now up $25 a share above my initial purchase price. * Caterpillar (my fav large-cap short for 2017) looks like it could be rolling over. In part, competitor De...

Don't Ignore Agricultural ETFs

Don't Ignore Agricultural ETFs

One of them made an explosive move earlier this week.