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Our brewing Cold War over regional and global spheres of influence with China, has forced some merger activity across the aerospace and defense industry.
The question that market players have to ponder is how much the market can build on what was the best week of the year for the indices.
Whether it passes antitrust muster or not, it's a good move for UTX.
There are ways to invest in the basket of companies that have increased their dividends for years on end that go beyond ETFs; here are a couple of them.
Only economists and pundits seem to be worried about a pending crash that might never occur.
As usual, the stocks that bounce back first are the tech stocks with little Chinese exposure and the consumer packaged goods that just demonstrated good numbers.
First-quarter expectations were set when the market still felt the world was going to come to an end.
Netflix led the charge in FANG names. And why MRCY is now a hot stock in the defense sector.
Let's look at the top-five performing stocks in the Dow for the first quarter. They are incredibly illuminating.
Here are a host of stocks that will benefit from a deal, and why you should pick them up on a selloff.
Now that UTX has retraced half of its decline, the bears are on the defensive.
What stocks to buy and what to avoid on the continual leaks coming out of the Kudlow-Mnuchin camp and the Lighthizer-Navarro camp.
Selecting the creme de la creme of last year's top dividend dogs generated an average total return of 8.8%.
Honeywell could be a sweet stock ahead of Friday's earnings.
As a result the market roared.
Dollar strength is affecting the competitive advantage of U.S. companies around the globe, and it is a more insidious problem that most people recognize.
You buy the companies that have told you things have bottomed.
I really can not imagine my largest portfolio not having Intel as one of it's anchors.
Some traders may be waiting for a retest of the December low before buying, but the charts indicate they could miss out on strength ahead.
Replacing fear with pragmatism, that is our goal.
These themes are working despite the turmoil in Washington and slowing global growth.
Still, the bears didn't build much downside momentum despite the intraday reversal.
Stocks are ears of corn and they all pretty much look alike to these louts.
It doesn't matter how well corporate America does if the report card comes the same day as a breakdown in oil.
You can't bet aggressively against this market because of the potential for a big headline.
The media cheer constant bullish moves higher, but market participants may not share that sentiment as they struggle to find prudent ways to put idle cash to work.
Keeping an eye on the Senate shutdown vote and any trade discussion today, and watching key support levels on the SPX.
Here are tools for gauging the state of the U.S. and global economies and how they could impact the markets.