3M Co. (MMM)

177.53
0.62 0.35
NYSE : Producer Manufacturing
Prev Close 178.15
Open 179.86
Day Low/High 178.10 / 180.59
52 Wk Low/High 150.58 / 219.75
Volume 749.53K
Avg Volume 2.56M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 575.05M
Market Cap 102.21B
EPS 9.10
P/E Ratio 21.08
Div & Yield 5.76 (3.24%)

A Tale of 2 Earnings Seasons

Domestic companies have done better than international ones.

Too Much Market Craziness at Once

Such activity means a rush to the exits.

Mr. Market vs. Apple

Mr. Market vs. Apple

I remain hesitant on the market.

The Unholy Trinity of Earnings

Microsoft, Caterpillar and Freeport get burned as the market suffers memory loss.

Sheep Just Read Headlines

Just listening to an earnings call can give you an edge on the crowd.

Sizing up the Dow for 2015, Part 1

A bottom-up analysis of all the Dow components.

3M downgraded at Langenberg

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