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As we wait for the December Retail Sales report, here are some headlines catching my attention this morning: Shares of PPG Industries are down in pre-market trading following December quarterly results that missed EPS expectations despite reporting...
The purpose is not to shake you out, although it can feel like that; here's what's really going on.
PPG is looking forward to more electric vehicles, because EVs require two to four times as many coatings and adhesives as traditional vehicles.
Let's visit with the charts of PPG and Caterpillar.
Deere, Dow, Caterpillar, PPG Industries, Illinois Tool Works, CSX Corp and Union Pacific all defied expectations and rose after less-than stellar quarterly reports. Here is why.
The technical signals and clues for PPG all point up.
So far 2019 is proving to be a year where things have a habit of working out right.
This shutdown is starting to feel different from those that we have experienced in the past, is it not?
Considering the plethora of earnings warnings in transports (recently , today airlines), selected industrials ( , et al.), technology (e.g., semiconductors), Apple (and its supply providers) and elsewhere -- the one question I want to ask all of you...
"Workin' on our night moves Trying to lose the awkward teenage blues Workin' on out night moves In the summertime And oh the wonder Felt the lightning And we waited on the thunder Waited on the thunder." -- Bob Seger, Night Moves Overnight the S&P ...
"More recently (of two days vintage), a biz media commentator and a "talking head" on CNBC - after the Netflix beat and initial sharp share price rise (which has now been aborted) - both confidently said, this week, that the earnings report would be...
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The stocks that performed well were the stocks that you would reach for in a recession.
The Federal Reserve should, but likely won't, stop hiking rates before it inflicts more economic damage.
It's time for the central bank to show the same level of concern for their misplaced aggression.
As most market watchers have come to expect during earnings season, Thursdays are the heavy day for corporate reporting. Tomorrow is no exception. There are a number of key reports to watch and assess. To steal a line from Doug Kass, from my perch, ...
We are in the midst of earnings season where we can piece together a mosaic of what's really going on in the economy.
It's a rare moment when stocks rally on a preannouncement or a number cut.
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The Fed's crystal ball is very clouded.
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We consider possible impacts of an extended trade war, which Alibaba's Jack Ma thinks could last 20 years.
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What I found most interesting about Tuesday's action was not statistical.
CNBC is now reporting than in a new filing a few minutes ago Trian now owns seven million shares of - which is an increase from their June holdings. I have not seen the filing nor can I find it but I am cancelling my short order at $104. And I am tr...
"Just one more thing." - Lt. Columbo Marketwatch and CNBC are reporting that Trian has taken a stake of about 2.6 million shares in PPG Industries . The shares of PPG are rallying by nearly 6% to $104.25 in response. While this is technically accura...