Why Do We Watch the Dow Jones So Closely When its Makeup Makes No Sense?
Weighting components by price can lead to all sorts of problems when you're not watching the right stocks.
Caterpillar Offers a Warning About Emerging Markets
Sales of industrial equipment are dropping in Asia, which may not bode well for future growth in the region.
1 Stock Dragging the Dow Lower, and 1 to Watch Tomorrow
Boeing is dragging the Dow index lower today, despite a strong second quarter. On deck is Caterpillar, which reports tomorrow.
Boeing's Stock Dives to Lead the Dow's Struggles
Despite strong profit results for the second quarter, Boeing can't shake Wall Street's concerns.
What's Wrong With Cisco Systems Inc. Today?
Boeing and Caterpillar fell on their own swords this morning, but Cisco is down 1.5% on sector rival Juniper's bad news.
Boeing Earnings Weigh on the Dow Jones
Boeing is pulling down the Dow Jones Industrial Average today after weak earnings.
Why Boeing is Down Today After Strong Earnings
For Boeing, strong earnings were not enough to keep the stock from crashing on Tuesday.
Why Caterpillar and 3M Will Move the Dow Tomorrow
Two industrial giants take center stage on Thursday. Find out what they'll say.
Why Apple and Microsoft are Rising as Electronic Arts Falls
Shares of Apple, Microsoft, and Electronic Arts were among the most active tech stocks on Wednesday.
Dow Earnings Preview: AT&T
The Dow's telecom stalwart wants to grow as fast as its rival. Can AT&T get the job done?