3M Co. (MMM)

170.55
NYSE : Producer Manufacturing
Prev Close 170.84
Day Low/High 169.58 / 171.39
52 Wk Low/High 150.58 / 219.75
Avg Volume 2.78M
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 575.05M
Market Cap 98.24B
EPS 9.10
P/E Ratio 20.27
Div & Yield 5.76 (3.34%)
Cramer: We Must Redefine the Trump Trade

Cramer: We Must Redefine the Trump Trade

As the tweets keep coming, gold looks a lot better.

Cramer: Stay the Course, but Keep Cash Handy

Cramer: Stay the Course, but Keep Cash Handy

It's pretty normal to have profit-taking after such a strong first quarter.

Cramer: 3 Health Care Bill Scenarios, 3 Game Plans

Cramer: 3 Health Care Bill Scenarios, 3 Game Plans

Get your plan in place, but understand that the Republic is not in jeopardy.

Jim Cramer on 3M Purchasing Scott Safety for $2 Billion

Jim Cramer on 3M Purchasing Scott Safety for $2 Billion

'Numbers have to go up, 3M's stock is going to $200.'

Cramer: Top 10 Bull Markets Right Now

Cramer: Top 10 Bull Markets Right Now

Bull market number one, perhaps of all time: the financials.

Cramer: For the First Time in Ages, International Markets Deliver

Cramer: For the First Time in Ages, International Markets Deliver

I prefer revenue growth to corporate cash repatriation.

Cramer: When Someone Calls a Market Top, What's Their Motivation?

Cramer: When Someone Calls a Market Top, What's Their Motivation?

It's better to be early than wrong. Though being wrong isn't so awful.

Cramer: Trump Doesn't Deserve All the Credit

Cramer: Trump Doesn't Deserve All the Credit

This pro-business president loves the market rally, but key parts of his plan are still a ways off.

Takeaways and Observations

"Bull markets are born on pessimism, grow on skepticism, mature on optimism and die on euphoria." -- Sir John Templeton  DuPont (still on my Best Ideas List) and 3M accounted for 110% of today's gain in the Dow Jones Industrial Average.  It was the ...

Cramer: Many Investors Aren't Just Playing Dumb, They ARE Dumb

Cramer: Many Investors Aren't Just Playing Dumb, They ARE Dumb

Companies' information is being misread (if it's read at all).

Cramer: Like Them or Not (and I Don't), Bonds Set the Tone Today

Cramer: Like Them or Not (and I Don't), Bonds Set the Tone Today

They have become a referendum on Trump's plans for lower corporate taxes.

3M Is Ready to Rise; Buy It Here or Buy the Breakout

3M Is Ready to Rise; Buy It Here or Buy the Breakout

A trade at $182 would likely be a triple-top breakout and give MMM a real technical shot in the arm.

Cramer: This Rally Is for Real, With Further to Go

Cramer: This Rally Is for Real, With Further to Go

Half the Dow components have reported and it's their impressive results that are driving indices up.

The Market Without Memory From Day to Day

Today's market has ignored disappointing profit results at 3M (down $3), Johnson & Johnson  (down $3) and Verizon  (down $2.50), among others.   The "reflation" trade appears to be back (in part a function of several predictable executive orders by ...

An Uninspiring Start to the Day

The following companies (hat tip Zero Hedge) missed on the top line (sales) this morning (profits weren't much better): Johnson & Johnson MMM DuPont Kimberly-Clark Verizon Again, for emphasis -- beware of the bullish narrative of an improving profit...

What to Watch Tuesday: Verizon, Lockheed Martin Report Earnings

What to Watch Tuesday: Verizon, Lockheed Martin Report Earnings

On Tuesday, January 24, investors await a host of quarterly earnings reports.

Jim Cramer on What to Expect From Alcoa, Lockheed, 3M and Texas Instruments

Jim Cramer on What to Expect From Alcoa, Lockheed, 3M and Texas Instruments

Jim Cramer breaks down the reasons why four companies are likely to surprise investors with positive earnings news on Tuesday.

What to Watch This Week: Trump's Presidency, Alphabet Earnings

What to Watch This Week: Trump's Presidency, Alphabet Earnings

For the week of January 23, investors will be watching Donald Trump's first full week as President of the United States.

5 Toxic Stocks to Avoid

5 Toxic Stocks to Avoid

Here's a look at five 'toxic stocks' to sell.

Fund Manager High On Marijuana, Zinc as Shelters in Pullback

Fund Manager High On Marijuana, Zinc as Shelters in Pullback

Growth is almost guaranteed in these two areas, says James McDonald of Index Strategy Advisors.

Cramer: The Charnel House of Retail Brings Horrible Things to Light

Cramer: The Charnel House of Retail Brings Horrible Things to Light

Holiday retail results reveal the size of the Amazon-induced carnage.

Cramer: Analyze This, or Recommendations That Mean Something

Cramer: Analyze This, or Recommendations That Mean Something

We are in the sweet spot where analyst upgrades can make any stock jump.

Stronger U.S. Dollar Creates Risk for Industrials

Stronger U.S. Dollar Creates Risk for Industrials

Donald Trump wasn't the only big winner in November, the U.S. Dollar also emerged victorious.

Cramer: Do Your Homework! Honeywell's Release This Morning Was Positive

Cramer: Do Your Homework! Honeywell's Release This Morning Was Positive

Whoever sold HON down this morning is completely lacking in 'horse sense.'

Lowdown on 3M

3M sees low end of guidance (from Reuters): 3M positioned for a successful 2017 and beyond For full-year 2017, company expects organic local-currency sales growth of 1% to 3% For full-year 2017, company expects earnings per share of $8.45 to $8.80, ...

Some Kinks and Divergences in the Market's Armor

I long have felt that that divergences, especially in breadth, near or at the end of market advances often indicate that the end of an upside move is close at hand. That observation and others could apply to the current move and signal some near-ter...

FOMO ... or Something Else?

"What if everything is an illusion and nothing exists? In that case, I definitely overpaid for my carpet." --Woody Alllen The magnitude of the market advance yesterday surprised me and many others. After a one-week sideway consolidation from an over...

Is 3M Poised for a Breakout?

Is 3M Poised for a Breakout?

Shares got a boost from an analyst's upgrade that could lift the stock out of its three-week consolidation.

3M upgraded at RBC

Market Pullback Is Way Past Due

Market Pullback Is Way Past Due

Was reaction to Italy referendum a swing-and-miss for investors?