The Dow Market Happenings For Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Dow stocks at 52 week highs include Cisco (CSCO), Disney (DIS), McDonald’s (MCD), 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 up +160 points.

Monday the Dow was down -27.53 (-0.10%) at 26,384.77.

Year-to-date the Dow is up +13.11%.

There were 16 Dow stocks up Monday.

The Dow stock winners Monday were led by UnitedHealth (UNH) +3.13%, Disney (DIS) +1.52% and Walgreens (WBA) +1.48%.

The Dow stock losers Monday were led by Goldman Sachs (GS) -3.82%, JPMorgan (JPM) -1.14% and Merck (MRK) -1.13%.

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), UnitedHealth (UNH) and IBM (IBM) all reported earnings today. See earnings section below.

European stocks are mostly higher and Asian markets ended higher.

The national average price of gasoline is up one-tenth of a cent at $2.831 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) reports earnings on 4/16/2019 after the market close.

American Express (AXP) reports earnings on 4/18/201 before the market open.

Travelers (TRV) reports earnings on 4/18/201 before the market open.

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.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

Verizon (VZ)

Verizon (VZ) is up +4.43% year-to-date.

Financial Calendar

8:55 AM ET Redbook

9:15 AM ET Industrial Production

10:00 AM ET Housing Market Index

DJIA Market Happenings For Monday, April 15, 2019

Dow stocks at 52 week highs include Cisco (CSCO), DIsney (DIS), McDonald’s (MCD), Microsoft (MSFT) and Visa (V). Dow stock 52 week lows include UnitedHealth (UNH).

The Market

Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open down -8 points.

Friday the Dow was up +269.25 (+1.03%) at 26,412.30.

Year-to-date the Dow is up +13.22%.

There were 24 Dow stocks up Friday.

The Dow stock winners Friday were led by Disney (DIS) +11.54%, Dow (DOW) +6.21% and JPMorgan (JPM) +4.69%.

The Dow stock losers Friday were led by UnitedHealth (UNH) -5.18%, Chevron (CVX) -4.94% and Pfizer (PFE) -1.32%.

Goldman Sachs (GS) posted first-quarter profit that beat analysts’ expectations as the bank reined in compensation, while company wide revenue missed on tougher market conditions for two of the firm’s main divisions. The bank generated $2.25 billion of profit in the period, or $5.71 a share. Revenue dropped 13% to $8.81 billion on lower results in the bank’s Wall Street trading and investing and lending segment, below analyst’s $8.9 billion estimate. Shares were down 1.7 percent in premarket trading.

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), UnitedHealth (UNH) and IBM (IBM) all report earnings tomorrow. See earnings section below.

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

The national average price of gasoline is up three-tenths of a cent at $2.830 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) reports earnings on 4/16/201 before the market open.

UnitedHealth (UNH) reports earnings on 4/16/201 before the market open.

IBM (IBM) reports earnings on 4/16/2019 after the market close.

American Express (AXP) reports earnings on 4/18/201 before the market open.

Travelers (TRV) reports earnings on 4/18/201 before the market open.

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.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

UnitedHealth (UNH)

UnitedHealth (UNH) is down -10.40% year-to-date.

Financial Calendar

8:30 AM ET Empire State Mfg Survey

4:00 PM ET Treasury International Capital

The Dow Market Happenings For Friday, April 12, 2019

Dow stocks at 52 week highs include Cisco (CSCO), Microsoft (MSFT) and Visa (V). Dow stock 52 week lows include Walgreens (WBA).

The Market

Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open up +250 points.

Thursday the Dow was down -14.11 (-0.05%) at 26,143.05.

Year-to-date the Dow is up +12.07%.

There were 16 Dow stocks up Thursday.

The Dow stock winners Thursday were led by Boeing (BA) +1.43%, Walmart (WMT) +1.20% and Home Depot (HD) +1.03%.

The Dow stock losers Thursday were led by UnitedHealth (UNH) -4.31%, Walgreens (WBA) -1.96% and Dow (DOW) -1.47%.

European stocks are higher and Asian markets ended mostly higher.

The national average price of gasoline is up 1.7 cents at $2.811 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.

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) reports earnings on 4/16/201 before the market open.

UnitedHealth (UNH) reports earnings on 4/16/201 before the market open.

IBM (IBM) reports earnings on 4/16/2019 after the market close.

American Express (AXP) reports earnings on 4/18/201 before the market open.

Travelers (TRV) reports earnings on 4/18/201 before the market open.

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.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

United Technologies (UTX)

United Technologies (UTX) is up +24.74% year-to-date.

Financial Calendar

8:30 AM ET Import and Export Prices

10:00 AM ET Consumer Sentiment

1:00 PM ET Baker-Hughes Rig Count