The Dow Market Happenings For Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Dow stocks at 52 week highs include Apple (AAPL), JPMorgan (JPM) and Merck (MRK). There are no Dow stock 52 week lows.

The Market

Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open down -318 points.

Monday the Dow was down -268.37 (-0.96%) at 27,783.04.

Year-to-date the Dow is up +19.10%.

There were 6 Dow stocks up Monday.

The Dow stock winners Monday were led by Coca Cola (KO) +0.66%, Procter & Gamble (PG) +0.54% and Exxon Mobil (XOM) +0.43%.

The Dow stock losers Monday were led by Boeing (BA) -3.00%, American Express (AXP) -2.38% and United Technologies (UTX) -2.26%.

Trump told reporters at a press conference in London Tuesday that the signing of a US-China trade deal is entirely at his discretion. He indicated that an agreement may not come until 2020 or later. “I have no deadline,” he said. “In some ways I think it’s better to wait for after the election, if you want to know the truth.”

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

The national average price of gasoline is up one-tenth of a cent at $2.590 per gallon.

Earnings Reports

There are no Dow stocks set to report earnings in the near term.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

Apple (AAPL)

Apple (AAPL) is up +67.47% year-to-date.

Financial Calendar

US:Motor Vehicle Sales

8:55 AM ET Redbook

DJIA Market Happenings For Monday, December 2, 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 up +27 points.

Friday the Dow was down -112.59 (-0.40%) at 28,051.41.

Year-to-date the Dow is up +20.25%.

There were 19 Dow stocks up Friday.

The Dow stock winners Friday were led by IBM (IBM) +0.51%, Walmart (WMT) +0.28% and Procter & Gamble (PG) +0.25%.

The Dow stock losers Friday were led by Dow (DOW) -1.68%, Home Depot (HD) -1.12% and Walgreens (WBA) -0.85%.

Disney’s (DIS) “Frozen 2” set a Thanksgiving holiday weekend record by taking in $123.7 million in North American ticket sales. That broke the previous record set in 2013 by “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire.”

European stocks are lower and Asian markets ended mostly higher.

The national average price of gasoline is down two-tenths of a cent at $2.589 per gallon.

Earnings Reports

There are no Dow stocks set to report earnings in the near term.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

American Express (AXP)

American Express (AXP) is up +26.02% year-to-date.

Financial Calendar

9:45 AM ET PMI Manufacturing Index

10:00 AM ET ISM Mfg Index

10:00 AM ET Construction Spending

The Dow Market Happenings For Friday, November 29, 2019

Dow stocks at 52 week highs include JPMorgan (JPM), Merck (MRK) and Microsoft (MSFT). There are no Dow stock 52 week lows.

The Market

Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to open down -59 points.

Wednesday the Dow was up +42.32 (+0.15%) at 28,164.00.

Year-to-date the Dow is up +20.55%.

There were 19 Dow stocks up Wednesday.

The Dow stock winners Wednesday were led by Apple (AAPL) +1.34%, McDonald’s (MCD) +1.18% and Home Depot (HD) +1.01%.

The Dow stock losers Wednesday were led by Boeing (BA) -1.48%, IBM (IBM) -0.98% and Dow (DOW) -0.71%.

Hope everyone had a Happy Thanksgiving and Black Friday has arrived.

President Trump late Wednesday signed a law that expresses support for Hong Kong protesters, straining relations with a “phase one” China trade deal still not finalized. Beijing accused America of “sinister intentions,” but hasn’t taken any concrete retaliation. The stock market rally, fueled in large part by China trade optimism, set fresh all-time highs Wednesday.

European stocks are mostly higher and Asian markets ended lower.

The national average price of gasoline is down one-tenth of a cent at $2.587 per gallon.

Earnings Reports

There are no Dow stocks set to report earnings in the near term.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

3M (MMM)

3M (MMM) is down -10.46% year-to-date.

Financial Calendar

4:30 PM ET Fed Balance Sheet

4:30 PM ET Money Supply