The Dow Market Happenings For Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Dow stocks at 52 week highs include Cisco (CSCO) and Microsoft (MSFT). There are no Dow stock 52 week lows.

The Market

Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open up +118 points.

Monday the Dow was up +65.23 (+0.25%) at 25,914.10.

Year-to-date the Dow is up +11.09%.

There were 20 Dow stocks up Monday.

The Dow stock winners Monday were led by Goldman Sachs (GS) +2.12%, Microsoft (MSFT) +1.43% and UnitedHealth (UNH) +1.43%.

The Dow stock losers Monday were led by Boeing (BA) -1.77%, Disney (DIS) -1.60% and Procter & Gamble (PG) -0.91%.

The Fed begins two-day policy meeting and is widely expected to maintain the tone it adopted in January, when it abruptly put its rate-hike plan on pause and took a wait-and-see approach to future rate moves.

European stocks are higher and Asian markets ended mostly lower.

The national average price of gasoline is up 1.3 cents at $2.558 per gallon.

Earnings Reports.

Nike (NKE) reports earnings on 3/21/2019 after the market close.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

Cisco (CSCO)

Cisco (CSCO) is up +23.49% year-to-date.

Financial Calendar

FOMC Meeting Begins

8:55 AM ET Redbook

10:00 AM ET Factory Orders

DJIA Market Happenings For Monday, March 18, 2019

Dow stocks at 52 week highs include Cisco (CSCO), Microsoft (MSFT), Procter & Gamble (PG) and Visa (V). There are no Dow stock 52 week lows.

The Market

Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open down -60 points.

Friday the Dow was up +138.93 (+0.54%) at 25,848.87.

Year-to-date the Dow is up +10.81%.

There were 23 Dow stocks up Friday.

The Dow stock winners Friday were led by Intel (INTC) +1.67%, Boeing (BA) +1.52% and Pfizer (PFE) +1.43%.

The Dow stock losers Friday were led by Coca Cola (KO) -0.88%, United Technologies (UTX) -0.70% and Caterpillar (CAT) -0.70%.

The Department of Transportation and federal prosecutors are scrutinizing the development of Boeing (BA) 737 MAX jets. The 737 MAX 8 was involved in last week’s Ethiopian Airlines crash as well as a Lion Air crash in Indonesia a few months ago

European stocks are mostly higher and Asian markets ended higher.

The national average price of gasoline is unchanged at $2.545 per gallon.

Earnings Reports.

Nike (NKE) reports earnings on 3/21/2019 after the market close.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

Chevron (CVX)

Chevron (CVX) is up +15.19% year-to-date.

Financial Calendar

10:00 AM ET Housing Market Index

The Dow Market Happenings For Friday, March 15, 2019

Dow stocks at 52 week highs include Cisco (CSCO), Procter & Gamble (PG) and Visa (V). There are no Dow stock 52 week lows.

The Market

Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open up +56 points.

Thursday the Dow was up +7.05 (+0.003%) at 25,709.94.

Year-to-date the Dow is up +10.21%.

There were 20 Dow stocks up Thursday.

The Dow stock winners Thursday were led by Visa (V) +1.13%, Apple (AAPL) +1.11% and Nike (NKE) +1.09%.

The Dow stock losers Thursday were led by Pfizer (PFE) -1.95%, Intel (INTC) -1.71% and DowDuPont (DWDP) -1.56%.

European stocks are higher and Asian markets ended higher.

The national average price of gasoline is up 1.2 cents at $2.534 per gallon.

Earnings Reports.

Nike (NKE) reports earnings on 3/21/2019 after the market close.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

Caterpillar (CAT)

Caterpillar (CAT) is up +5.21% year-to-date.

Financial Calendar

8:30 AM ET Empire State Mfg Survey

8:30 AM ET Manufacturing Sales

9:15 AM ET Industrial Production

10:00 AM ET Consumer Sentiment

10:00 AM ET JOLTS

1:00 PM ET Baker-Hughes Rig Count

4:00 PM ET Treasury International Capital