Archive for July, 2012

The Fed Meets: DJIA Market Close for Tuesday, July 31, 2012

The Dow closed down -64.33 (-0.49%) at 13,008.68. So we close just above 13,000, waiting on the Fed and ECB to speak or act on something. Today, we had 9 of 30 Dow stocks up. The Dow winners were PFE (+1.39%), T, BAC, KFT, CSCO, VZ, AA, DD and MCD. Dow losers were led by [...]

Home Price Up: Market Happenings for Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Premarket, futures are up a bit. Gainers this morning include STI, ABC, XRAY, VLO and X while losers include COH (-15.17%), HUM, STX, ADM annd TIF. The Market Pfizer (PFE) reported earnings of 0.43 per share compared to 0.33 a year ago. Earnings were 0.62 per share excluding one-time items. Analysts were expecting 0.54 per [...]

Still Waiting: DJIA Market Close for Monday, July 30, 2012

The Dow closed down -2.65 (-0.02%) at 13,073.01 (basically unchanged). The Russell 2000 however closed down -0.56%. The COMP and SPX were flat on the day like the Dow. Folks just seem to be hanging out, waiting on the bankers to chime in, good or bad. Dow gainers were led by KO (+1.39%), CSCO, UTX, [...]