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Dow 30 Earnings: Intel Corp. First Quarter 2017

04/28/2017 Chip behemoth Intel (INTC) reported solid results for the March quarter. On point, revenues came in at nearly $14.8 billion, a year-over-year improvement of approximately 8%. Furthermore, share net clocked in at $0.66 on a non-GAAP basis (excludes nonrecurring items), representing an increase of more than 22% from the previous-year period.
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Stock Market Today: April 28, 2017

04/28/2017 After a pair of big back-to-back wins for the bulls on Monday and Tuesday on comforting first-round election news out of France to start the five-day span and solid improvement on the earnings front, and choppier activity during the middle day of the trading week, equities found early support yesterday. Once again, it was constructive news on the earnings front that set into motion the early gains, as well as expectations that a number of companies due to issue their metrics after the close would meet or exceed expectations.
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Stock Market Today: April 27, 2017

04/27/2017 The equity market put in a somewhat directionless performance today. At the close of trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 showed only modest gains, while the NASDAQ managed to advance 24 points. Market breadth suggested a mixed quality to today’s trading, with advancers about even with decliners on the NYSE. The major stock sectors were divided, as sizable losses in the energy and basic materials issues offset gains in the healthcare and technology names. 


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Dow 30 Earnings: United Technologies First Quarter 2017

04/26/2017 StockHighlightsDow 30 Earnings United Technologies First Quarter 2017United Technologies (UTX – Free United Tech. Stock Report), an industrial conglomerate and a Dow 30 component, has reported financial results for the first quarter of 2017. Revenues and earnings surpassed both our
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Dow 30 Earnings: Procter and Gamble Third Quarter Fiscal 2017

04/26/2017 Shares of Procter and Gamble tumbled after the household goods titan released March-interim results that fell short what most on Wall Street had been looking for.
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Dow 30 Earnings: Boeing First Quarter 2017

04/26/2017 Shares of Boeing (BA) slipped after the aerospace/defense giant posted mixed first-quarter results. The report was quite good, overall, and management raised its earnings guidance, but the equity was trading close to its all-time high going into the release, so the bar was set rather high and the figures were under a microscope.

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Stock Market Today: April 26, 2017

04/26/2017 The major stock averages turned in a much tamer performance at mid-week, compared to the big rallies exhibited on Monday and Tuesday. After giving up their modest gains for the day, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed 21 points lower; while the NASDAQ and the S&P 500 were largely flat. Market breadth on both the New York Stock Exchange and the NASDAQ remained positive, though, with advancing issues topping decliners despite the fade into the close. That suggests a still-bullish tone to underlying sentiment.
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Dow 30 Earnings: Coca-Cola First Quarter 2017

04/25/2017 The Coca-Cola Company (KO) continues to deliver lackluster results. With the release of March-quarter numbers, the beverage giant has now reported eight consecutive quarters of negative earnings comparisons. In this case, share net declined 4%, to $0.43, coming in a penny below our estimate
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Dow 30 Earnings: Caterpillar Inc. First Quarter 2017

04/25/2017 Caterpillar (CAT) reported good first-quarter results, while boosting its full-year 2017 outlook.
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