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Stock Market Today

Tuesday, February 19 2019

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Stock Market Today: February 15, 2019

Harvey S. Katz, CFA and Adam Rosner | 02/15/2019

The stock market moved sharply higher this morning, and managed to extend its gains through the afternoon. Sentiment on Wall Street seems to be improving, with traders hoping that better trade relations with China will give corporate profits an extra boost. At the end of the day, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was ahead 444 points; the S&P 500 Index was up 30 points; and the NASDAQ was higher by 45 points. Market breadth showed widespread buying of equities today, with advancers leading decliners on the NYSE. Most of the major equity sectors moved higher.

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Dow 30 Earnings: Coca-Cola Fourth Quarter 2018

Robert M. Greene | 02/14/2019

The Coca-Cola Company's (KO) 2019 outlook left investors wanting more. On the positive side, the generally favorable trends in place throughout 2018 were again evident in the beverage giant's December-quarter results. Improvements in price and mix, for instance, helped to power 5% growth in organic revenues for both the fourth quarter and the full year. The company also showed progress revitalizing its portfolio of low- and no-calorie soft drinks, including the flagship Diet Coke brand, which halted a multiyear decline in retail value.

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Dow 30 Earnings: Cisco Systems Second Quarter Fiscal 2019

Kevin Downing | 02/14/2019

Cisco Systems shares continued to trade higher on solid fiscal second-quarter results and guidance as well as news of a dividend increase.

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