The Dow Market Happenings For Wednesday, September 3, 2014

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 up +86 points.

Tuesday, the Dow closed down -30.89 (-0.18%) at 17,067.56.

Year-to-date the Dow is up +2.96%.

Dow stock winners Tuesday included Visa (V) +1.04% and Disney (DIS) +1.02%.

Dow stock losers Tuesday included Home Depot (HD) -2.02% and Chevron (CVX) -1.48%.

There were 9 Dow stock winners Tuesday.

Home Depot (HD) may be the latest retailer to suffer a major credit card data breach. The home improvement retailer Tuesday said that it is working with both banks and law enforcement to investigate “unusual activity” that would point to a hack.

Bank of America (BAC) was downgraded to ‘Neutral’ from ‘Buy’ at Nomura.

European stocks are higher and Asian markets ended mostly higher.

The national average price of gasoline is down one-tenth of a cent at $3.433 per gallon.

Earnings Reports.

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

Notable earnings reports from Tuesday include:

Aviat Networks (AVNW) reported a fourth quarter loss of $0.13 on revenue of $85.09 million, compared to last year’s EPS of $0.01 on revenue of $109.00 million.

Conn’s (CONN) reported second quarter EPS of $0.50 on revenue of $353.00 million, compared to last year’s EPS of $0.52 on revenue of $270.69 million.

Stocks reporting earnings today include:

ABM Industries (ABM) is expected to report third quarter EPS of $0.46 on revenue of $1.27 billion, compared to last year’s EPS of $0.41 on revenue of $1.22 billion.

Toll Brothers (TOL) is expected to report third quarter EPS of $0.45 on revenue of $989.29 million, compared to last year’s EPS of $0.26 on revenue of $689.16 million.

Navistar International (NAV) is expected to report a third quarter loss of $0.66 on revenue of $2.96 billion, compared to last year’s loss of $2.94 on revenue of $2.86 billion.

PVH (PVH) is expected to report second quarter EPS of $1.42 on revenue of $1.99 billion, compared to last year’s EPS of $1.39 on revenue of $1.96 billion.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

United Technologies Corp. (UTX)

United Technologies Corp. (UTX) is down -4.18% year-to-date.

Financial Calendar

0700 ET Weekly MBA mortgage applications, previous +2.8% with purchase sub-index +2.6% and refi sub-index +2.8%.

0945 ET Aug New York ISM, Jul +7.6 to 68.1.

1000 ET Jul factory orders expected +11.0%, Jun +1.1%.

1400 ET Fed Beige Book.

n/a Aug total vehicle sales expected 16.60 million, Jul 16.40 million. Aug domestic vehicle sales expected 13.20 million, Jul 12.95 million.

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