The Dow Market Happenings For Wednesday, October 9, 2019

There are no Dow stocks at 52 week highs. Dow stock 52 week lows include 3M (MMM).

The Market

Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open up +160 points.

Tuesday the Dow was down -313.98 (-1.19%) at 26,164.04.

Year-to-date the Dow is up +13.51%.

There was 1 Dow stock up Tuesday.

The Dow stock winner Tuesday was Walmart (WMT) +0.30%. Walmart is up +26.23% year-to-date.

The Dow stock losers Tuesday were led by Dow (DOW) -2.92%, Cisco (CSCO) -2.89%, JPMorgan (JPM) -2.23%, IBM (IBM) -2.05% and Exxon Mobil (XOM) -1.94%.

A Philadelphia jury ordered Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) to pay $8 billion in damages to a man claiming the company didn’t warn male consumers its Risperdal drug could result in breast growth. The $8 billion sum is likely to be reduced on grounds that it violates due process.

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

The national average price of gasoline is down two-tenths of a cent at $2.646 per gallon.

Earnings Reports

Goldman Sachs (GS) reports earnings on 10/15/2019 before the open.

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) reports earnings on 10/15/2019 before the open.

JPMorgan (JPM) reports earnings on 10/15/2019 before the open.

UnitedHealth (UNH) reports earnings on 10/15/2019 before the open.

IBM (IBM) reports earnings on 10/16/2019 after the market close.

American Express (AXP) reports earnings on 10/18/2019 before the market open.

Coca Cola (KO) reports earnings on 10/18/2019 before the market open.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

United Technologies (UTX)

United Technologies (UTX) is up +22.83% year-to-date.

Financial Calendar

7:00 AM ET MBA Mortgage Applications

10:00 AM ET JOLTS

10:00 AM ET Wholesale Trade

10:30 AM ET EIA Petroleum Status Report

11:00 AM ET Jerome Powell Speaks

2:00 PM ET FOMC Minutes

DJIA Market Happenings For Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Dow stocks at 52 week highs include Apple (AAPL). There are no Dow stock 52 week lows.

The Market

Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open down -200 points.

Monday the Dow was down -95.70 (-0.36%) at 26,478.02.

Year-to-date the Dow is up +13.51%.

There were 8 Dow stocks up Monday.

The Dow stock winners Monday were led by UnitedHealth (UNH) +0.66%, Verizon (VZ) +0.58% and Cisco (CSCO) +0.53%.

The Dow stock losers Monday were led by 3M (MMM) -1.48%, Exxon Mobil (XOM) -1.38% and Travelers (TRV) -1.25%.

Boeing (BA) is under pressure today after a published report said that friction between U.S. and European Union regulators could delay the return of the 737 Max jet.

Jefferies upgraded Microsoft (MSFT) to buy and raised its price target to 160 from 93.

European stocks are lower and Asian markets ended higher.

The national average price of gasoline is down five-tenths of a cent at $2.648 per gallon.

Earnings Reports

Goldman Sachs (GS) reports earnings on 10/15/2019 before the open.

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) reports earnings on 10/15/2019 before the open.

JPMorgan (JPM) reports earnings on 10/15/2019 before the open.

UnitedHealth (UNH) reports earnings on 10/15/2019 before the open.

IBM (IBM) reports earnings on 10/16/2019 after the market close.

American Express (AXP) reports earnings on 10/18/2019 before the market open.

Coca Cola (KO) reports earnings on 10/18/2019 before the market open.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

Travelers (TRV)

Travelers (TRV) is up +19.54% year-to-date.

Financial Calendar

6:00 AM ET NFIB Small Business Optimism Index

8:30 AM ET PPI-FD

8:55 AM ET Redbook

1:50 PM ET Jerome Powell Speaks

The Dow Market Happenings For Monday, October 7, 2019

There are no Dow stocks at 52 week highs. There are no Dow stock 52 week lows.

The Market

Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open down -61 points.

Friday the Dow was up +372.68 (+1.42%) at 26,573.72.

Year-to-date the Dow is up +13.92%.

All 30 Dow stocks were up Friday.

The Dow stock winners Friday were led by Apple (AAPL) +2.80%, Merck (MRK) +2.73%, Travelers (TRV) +2.28%, JPMorgan (JPM) +2.17%, UnitedHealth (UNH) +2.06% and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) +1.88%.

The Dow stock losers Friday were not to be found.

Reports are China is no longer seeking a broad-based agreement and will scrap key U.S. demands on industrial reforms and state-owned company subsidies.

European stocks are higher and Asian markets ended lower.

The national average price of gasoline is down one-tenth of a cent at $2.653 per gallon.

Earnings Reports

Goldman Sachs (GS) reports earnings on 10/15/2019 before the open.

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) reports earnings on 10/15/2019 before the open.

JPMorgan (JPM) reports earnings on 10/15/2019 before the open.

UnitedHealth (UNH) reports earnings on 10/15/2019 before the open.

IBM (IBM) reports earnings on 10/16/2019 after the market close.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

Procter & Gamble (PG)

Procter & Gamble (PG) is up +34.90% year-to-date.

Financial Calendar

12:30 PM ET TD Ameritrade IMX

1:00 PM ET Jerome Powell Speaks

3:00 PM ET Consumer Credit