3M Company (MMM)

169.80
NYSE
Prev Close 170.71
Day Low/High 169.02 / 172.18
52 Wk Low/High 114.04 / 182.54
Exchange NYSE
Shares Outstanding 576.02B
Market Cap 98.33B
P/E Ratio 19.40
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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.

Private Infrastructure Stocks Revisited

Private Infrastructure Stocks Revisited

The recent events in Ukraine warrant taking another look.

Corner of Wall & Main: Economic Traction

Corner of Wall & Main: Economic Traction

Recent data suggest economic expansion in the third quarter.

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

We're removing Yum! Brands, and we will adjust our stops on 3M.

3M upgraded at Argus

Off the Charts

Off the Charts

Adjusting stops in Best Buy and adding 3M to long ideas.

This Correction Has Room to Run

This Correction Has Room to Run

Stay out of the way and let it play out.

MMM Investor Mtg.

A Market of Selective Forgiveness

A Market of Selective Forgiveness

Old-line firms are getting a pass, but highfliers are getting crushed.

3 Cheers for 3M

3 Cheers for 3M

If all companies were like 3M, this wouldn't be that tough of a job.

The Blueprints for this Market (Part 2)

The Blueprints for this Market (Part 2)

I have only heard fear mongering and anti-historical diatribes.

Is Buy and Hold Dead?

Is Buy and Hold Dead?

Nah. Neither is it sexy, but in the long run it'll do you good.

Economy Shows Some Hopeful Signs

Economy Shows Some Hopeful Signs

Investors have to go where the market movement is.

A Boon for the Banks

A Boon for the Banks

We bought more Goldman after encouraging words from the Fed.

The Danger of Snapback Rallies

The Danger of Snapback Rallies

When the S&P rounds up the usual suspects, it makes homework useless.

Bellwether Bummers

Bellwether Bummers

Caterpillar and 3M charts have me worried.

Hedging Ukraine's Impact on Federal Spending

Hedging Ukraine's Impact on Federal Spending

Your best hedges will be these three Dow components.

Infrastructure Spending Is Gaining Traction

Infrastructure Spending Is Gaining Traction

But don't start taking positions in these stocks just yet.

The Follow-the-Futures Playbook

The Follow-the-Futures Playbook

A 5-day look at how situations like Ukraine have played out.

People Forget Why they Sell

People Forget Why they Sell

Now stocks dragged down with the futures look good again.

Optimism as the Smoke Clears

Optimism as the Smoke Clears

I didn't think sentiment would change that fast.