3M Co. (MMM)

169.83
1.60 0.96
NYSE : Producer Manufacturing
Prev Close 171.47
Open 169.40
Day Low/High 168.79 / 171.26
52 Wk Low/High 150.58 / 219.75
Volume 2.04M
Avg Volume 2.66M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 575.05M
Market Cap 94.52B
EPS 9.10
P/E Ratio 19.50
Div & Yield 5.76 (3.45%)

Stocks You Just Can't Ignore

And stop chasing stocks that won't let you in.

Broaden Your Market View

Broaden Your Market View

And don't be a Chicken Little.

Goldilocks vs. the 3 Bears

Goldie like low oil, the bears like it high.

MMM Investor Mtg.

Dividend Hikes Provide a Holiday Treat

Dividend Hikes Provide a Holiday Treat

It's worth looking at the dividend payers this time of year.

There's a Lot Going on Under the Hood

An immense market rotation is happening.

It Doesn't Stop

The end-of-the-year phenomenon is working.

3M Is Poised to Pull Back

3M Is Poised to Pull Back

The stock's nearly vertical rise off the Oct. 15 low has pushed it into severely overbought territory.

PPG Is Spot-on With Its Mexico Deal

I would consider buying when extraneous selling happens.

The Hazards of Skepticism

In this market, negativity is rarely being rewarded.

Superior Management Makes a Huge Difference

Superior Management Makes a Huge Difference

Invest in companies whose management teams inspire confidence.

Find the Best of Best-of-Breed Stocks

Remember these franchises and who captains them.

The Week Ahead: Watch Your Step

Market action could get a bumpy after last week's big move.

Oil's Collateral Damage

The global infrastructure industry suffers.

10 Names That Ignited Today's Rally

I could have selected several others as well.

The Industrials Offer New Leadership

The Industrials Offer New Leadership

It's a positive sign for the overall economy and market.

This Morning's Market Setup

Where it began. Yesterday is but today's memory, and tomorrow is today's dream. -- Khalil Gibran The rundown: U.S. futures are higher this morning.  (S&P futures are up by 9 handles and Nasdaq futures are 17 handles higher.) European stocks are clim...

Industrials Are Cushioned

They didn't surge on General Electric and Honeywell's good numbers.

The Worst Part of It

The wrong stocks went higher today.

U.S. Stories Offset European Weakness

We are buying the weakness, albeit slowly.

We're Not an Island

Most of the regions we care about are in worse shape.

Market Stuck in Weird Mode

If feels as though we can make or lose everything in a single session.

3M estimates, target cut at Jefferies

Citi Industrials Conf.

Invest in Longevity

Invest in Longevity

Consider this unsexy but good value play in healthcare. 

Cramer: A Painful Lack of M&A

Banks and industrials are deal-less sectors in a deal-filled world, and that is what's making them suffer.

How to Decide What to Buy

How to Decide What to Buy

Opportunites are difficult to find, but patience will still be rewarded.

Two Broad-Ranging Proxies

Two Broad-Ranging Proxies

One for the broader market and one for momentum stocks.

Navigating the Twitter Minefield

Navigating the Twitter Minefield

If you insist on playing it, recognize the 50/50 nature of the scenario.

Mixed Earnings

So far. Thus far, mixed earnings results this morning: Ford (F) better, General Motors (GM) misses top and bottom line, Caterpillar (CAT) beats but guides weaker, 3M (MMM) in line, Potash (POT) much better.