DJIA Market Happenings For Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Dow stocks at 52 week highs include Disney, DIS), McDonald’s (MCD), Microsoft (MSFT) and Visa (V). Dow stock 52 week lows include Walgreens (WBA).

The Market

Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open up +10 points.

Tuesday the Dow was up +145.34 (+0.55%) at 26,656.39.

Year-to-date the Dow is up +14.27%.

There were 22 Dow stocks up Tuesday.

The Dow stock winners Tuesday were led by United Technologies (UTX) +2.27%, Coca Cola (KO) +1.71% and Merck (MRK) +1.55%.

The Dow stock losers Tuesday were led by Procter & Gamble (PG) -2.69%, Verizon (VZ) -2.09% and Walgreens (WBA) -1.63%.

Stocks hit record highs. The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq closed in record territory on Tuesday, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished less than 200 points below its October peak.

Boeing’s earnings fell 21% in the first three months of the year because of the crisis that grounded its bestselling 737 Max jet. The aircraft maker reported both lower revenue and profits compared to a year ago. See earnings section below.

European stocks are mostly lower and Asian markets ended mostly lower.

The national average price of gasoline is up 1.7 cents at $2.866 per gallon.

Earnings Reports

Nike (NKE) reported earnings on 3/21/2019 after the market close of $0.68, beating estimates of $0.662 per share.

Walgreens (WBA) reported earnings on 4/2/2019 before the market open of $1.64, missing estimates calling for $1.732 per share.

JPMorgan (JPM) reported earnings on 4/12/201 before the market open of $2.65, beating estimates calling for $2.337 per share.

Goldman Sachs (GS) reports earnings on 4/15/201 before the market open of $5.71, beating estimates calling for $5.243 per share.

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) reported earnings on 4/16/201 before the market open of $2.10, beating estimates of $2.064 per share.

UnitedHealth (UNH) reported earnings on 4/16/201 before the market open of $3.73, beating estimates calling for $3.63 per share.

IBM (IBM) reported earnings on 4/16/2019 after the market close of $2.25, missing estimates of $2.271 per share.

American Express (AXP) reported earnings on 4/18/201 before the market open of $2.01, essentially meeting estimates of $2.014 per share.

Travelers (TRV) reported earnings on 4/18/201 before the market open of $2.83, beating estimates calling for $2.678 per share.

Coca Cola (KO) reported earnings on 4/23/201 before the market open of $0.48, beating estimates of $0.473 per share.

Procter & Gamble (PG) reported earnings on 4/23/201 before the market open of $1.06, meeting estimates of $1.06 per share.

United Technologies (UTX) reported earnings on 4/23/201 before the market open of $1.91, beating estimates calling for $1.825 per share.

Verizon (VZ) reported earnings on 4/23/201 after the market close of $1.20, beating estimates of $1.191 per share.

Boeing (BA) reported earnings on 4/24/201 before the market open of $3.16, missing estimates calling for $3.291 per share.

Caterpillar (CAT) reported earnings on 4/24/201 before the market open of $2.94, beating estimates of $2.856 per share.

Microsoft (MSFT) reports earnings on 4/24/2019 after the market close.

Visa (V) reports earnings on 4/24/2019 after the market close.

3M (MMM) reports earnings on 4/25/201 before the market open.

Intel (INTC) reports earnings on 4/25/2019 after the market close.

Chevron (CVX) reports earnings on 4/26/201 before the market open.

Exxon Mobil (XOM) reports earnings on 4/26/201 before the market open.

McDonald’s (MCD) reports earnings on 4/30/201 before the market open.

Merck (MRK) reports earnings on 4/30/201 before the market open.

Pfizer (PFE) reports earnings on 4/30/201 before the market open.

Apple (AAPL) reports earnings on 4/30/2019 after the market close.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

American Express (AXP)

American Express (AXP) is up +19.57% year-to-date.

Financial Calendar

8:55 AM ET Redbook

9:15 AM ET Industrial Production

10:00 AM ET Housing Market Index

The Dow Market Happenings For Tuesday, April 23, 2019

Dow stocks at 52 week highs include Microsoft (MSFT) and Procter & Gamble. There are no Dow stock 52 week lows.

The Market

Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open up +48 points.

Monday the Dow was down -48.49 (-0.18%) at 26,511.05.

Year-to-date the Dow is up +13.65%.

There were 12 Dow stocks up Monday.

The Dow stock winners Monday were led by UnitedHealth (UNH) +2.42%, Exxon Mobil (XOM) +2.18% and Chevron (CVX) +1.70%.

The Dow stock losers Monday were led by Nike (NKE) -2.06%, Travelers (TRV) -1.67% and Boeing (BA) -1.29%.

Oil hit a 6-month high. West Texas Intermediate crude oil gained as much as 0.74% Tuesday morning, hitting a high of $66.19 a barrel.

European stocks are mostly lower and Asian markets ended mostly lower.

The national average price of gasoline is up seven-tenths of a cent at $2.849 per gallon.

Earnings Reports

Nike (NKE) reported earnings on 3/21/2019 after the market close of $0.68, beating estimates of $0.662 per share.

Walgreens (WBA) reported earnings on 4/2/2019 before the market open of $1.64, missing estimates calling for $1.732 per share.

JPMorgan (JPM) reported earnings on 4/12/201 before the market open of $2.65, beating estimates calling for $2.337 per share.

Goldman Sachs (GS) reports earnings on 4/15/201 before the market open of $5.71, beating estimates calling for $5.243 per share.

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) reported earnings on 4/16/201 before the market open of $2.10, beating estimates of $2.064 per share.

UnitedHealth (UNH) reported earnings on 4/16/201 before the market open of $3.73, beating estimates calling for $3.63 per share.

IBM (IBM) reported earnings on 4/16/2019 after the market close of $2.25, missing estimates of $2.271 per share.

American Express (AXP) reported earnings on 4/18/201 before the market open of $2.01, essentially meeting estimates of $2.014 per share.

Travelers (TRV) reported earnings on 4/18/201 before the market open of $2.83, beating estimates calling for $2.678 per share.

Coca Cola (KO) reported earnings on 4/23/201 before the market open 0f $0.48, beating estimates of $0.473 per share.

Procter & Gamble (PG) reported earnings on 4/23/201 before the market open of $1.06, meeting estimates of $1.06 per share.

United Technologies (UTX) reported earnings on 4/23/201 before the market open of $1.91, beating estimates calling for $1.825 per share.

Verizon (VZ) reports earnings on 4/23/201 after the market close.

Boeing (BA) reports earnings on 4/24/201 before the market open.

Caterpillar (CAT) reports earnings on 4/24/201 before the market open.

Microsoft (MSFT) reports earnings on 4/24/2019 after the market close.

Visa (V) reports earnings on 4/24/2019 after the market close.

3M (MMM) reports earnings on 4/25/201 before the market open.

Intel (INTC) reports earnings on 4/25/2019 after the market close.

Chevron (CVX) reports earnings on 4/26/201 before the market open.

Exxon Mobil (XOM) reports earnings on 4/26/201 before the market open.

McDonald’s (MCD) reports earnings on 4/30/201 before the market open.

Merck (MRK) reports earnings on 4/30/201 before the market open.

Pfizer (PFE) reports earnings on 4/30/201 before the market open.

Apple (AAPL) reports earnings on 4/30/2019 after the market close.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

3M (MMM)

3M (MMM) is up +14.70% year-to-date.

Financial Calendar

8:55 AM ET Redbook

9:00 AM ET FHFA House Price Index

10:00 AM ET New Home Sales

10:00 AM ET Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index

DJIA Market Happenings For Monday, April 22, 2019

Dow stocks at 52 week highs include Disney (DIS), McDonald’s (MCD), Microsoft (MSFT), Nike (NKE), Procter & Gamble (PG), Travelers (TRV) and Visa (V). There are no Dow stock 52 week lows.

The Market

Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open down -96 points.

Thursday the Dow was up +110.00 (+0.42%) at 26,559.54.

Year-to-date the Dow is up +13.86%.

There were 18 Dow stocks up Thursday.

The Dow stock winners Thursday were led by UnitedHealth (UNH) +2.26%, Travelers (TRV) +2.25% and McDonald’s (MCD) +1.72%.

The Dow stock losers Thursday were led by Pfizer (PFE) -1.25%, Merck (MRK) -0.99% and Goldman Sachs (GS) -0.96%.

European stocks are mostly higher and Asian markets ended mostly lower.

The national average price of gasoline is unchanged at $2.842 per gallon.

Earnings Reports

Nike (NKE) reported earnings on 3/21/2019 after the market close of $0.68, beating estimates of $0.662 per share.

Walgreens (WBA) reported earnings on 4/2/2019 before the market open of $1.64, missing estimates calling for $1.732 per share.

JPMorgan (JPM) reported earnings on 4/12/201 before the market open of $2.65, beating estimates calling for $2.337 per share.

Goldman Sachs (GS) reports earnings on 4/15/201 before the market open of $5.71, beating estimates calling for $5.243 per share.

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) reported earnings on 4/16/201 before the market open of $2.10, beating estimates of $2.064 per share.

UnitedHealth (UNH) reported earnings on 4/16/201 before the market open of $3.73, beating estimates calling for $3.63 per share.

IBM (IBM) reported earnings on 4/16/2019 after the market close of $2.25, missing estimates of $2.271 per share.

American Express (AXP) reported earnings on 4/18/201 before the market open of $2.01, essentially meeting estimates of $2.014 per share.

Travelers (TRV) reported earnings on 4/18/201 before the market open of $2.83, beating estimates calling for $2.678 per share.

Coca Cola (KO) reports earnings on 4/23/201 before the market open.

Procter & Gamble (PG) reports earnings on 4/23/201 before the market open.

Verizon (VZ) reports earnings on 4/23/201 before the market open.

United Technologies (UTX) reports earnings on 4/23/201 before the market open.

Boeing (BA) reports earnings on 4/24/201 before the market open.

Caterpillar (CAT) reports earnings on 4/24/201 before the market open.

Microsoft (MSFT) reports earnings on 4/24/2019 after the market close.

Visa (V) reports earnings on 4/24/2019 after the market close.

3M (MMM) reports earnings on 4/25/201 before the market open.

Intel (INTC) reports earnings on 4/25/2019 after the market close.

Chevron (CVX) reports earnings on 4/26/201 before the market open.

Exxon Mobil (XOM) reports earnings on 4/26/201 before the market open.

McDonald’s (MCD) reports earnings on 4/30/201 before the market open.

Merck (MRK) reports earnings on 4/30/201 before the market open.

Pfizer (PFE) reports earnings on 4/30/201 before the market open.

Apple (AAPL) reports earnings on 4/30/2019 after the market close.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

Walgreens (WBA)

Walgreens (WBA) is down -20.05% year-to-date.

Financial Calendar

8:30 AM ET Chicago Fed National Activity Index

10:00 AM ET Existing Home Sales