DJIA Market Happenings For Friday, May 10, 2024 – Disney (DIS) 105.80 Up +17.18% YTD

Dow stocks hitting 52-week highs include Amazon (AMZN) 189.50 (+0.80%) and Goldman Sachs (GS) 455.56 (+1.93%). There are no Dow stock 52-week lows.

The Market

Premarket today, the Dow was indicated to be up +107 points.

Thursday the Dow closed up +331.37 (+0.85%) at 39,387.76.

Year-to-date the Dow is up +4.51%.

Thursday, (25) Dow stocks were up, none made 52-week lows and (2) made 52-week highs.

The Dow stock winners Thursday were led by Home Depot (HD) 347.44 (+2.54%), Caterpillar (CAT) 351.78 (+2.11%) and Goldman Sachs (GS) 455.56 (+1.93%).

The Dow stock losers Thursday were led by Salesforce (CRM) 275.17 (-1.36%), IBM (IBM) 166.27 (-1.17%) and Cisco (CSCO) 47.79 (-0.44%).

The VIX closed Thursday at 12.69 (-2.38%) and the 10 YR at 4.451 (-0.61%). The VIX is currently at 12.80 (+0.87%). The 10YR is at 4.478 (+0.74%).

The Dow added 331.37 points, or 0.85%, on Thursday to mark its seventh positive trading day in a row, the longest winning run since December. It was helped by Home Depot (HD) and Caterpillar (CAT), which both rose more than 2%.

The rise in stocks was helped in part by new jobless claims data released Thursday, which rekindled hope for Federal Reserve rate cuts later this year.

The percentage of individual investors who are neutral — neither bullish nor bearish — about the outlook for stock prices over the coming six months widened to 35.4% from 29% in the latest survey from the American Association of Individual Investors, the highest such reading since last September and above the historical average of 31.5%. Bullishness rose to 40.8% from 38.5%, above the historical average of 37.5% for the 26th time in 27 weeks. Bearish sentiment slumped to 23.8% of those polled, down from 32.5% last week and the historical average of 31%. It was the first time in four weeks that pessimism was below its historical average.

U.S. futures are higher, European stocks are higher and Asian markets ended higher.

The national average price of gasoline is down six-tenths of a cent at $3.636 per gallon.

Earnings Reports

Nike (NKE) reported earnings on 3/21/24 after the market close with $0.98, beating estimates of $0.691 per share.

JPMorgan (JPM) reported earnings on 4/12/24 before the market open with $4.44, beating estimates of $4.184 per share.

Goldman Sachs (GS) reported earnings on 4/15/24 before the market open with $6.91, beating estimates of $6.633 per share.

Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) reported earnings on 4/16/24 before the market open with $2.71, beating estimates of $2.639 per share.

UnitedHealth (UNH) reported earnings on 4/16/24 before the market open with $6.91, beating estimates of $6.633 per share.

Travelers (TRV) reported earnings on 4/17/24 before the market open with $4.69, beating estimates of $4.746 per share.

American Express (AXP) reported earnings on 4/19/24 before the market open with $3.33, beating estimates of $2.965 per share.

Procter & Gamble (PG) reported earnings on 4/19/24 before the market open with $1.52, beating estimates of $1.418 per share.

Verizon (VZ) reported earnings on 4/22/24 before the market open with $1.15, beating estimates of $1.12 per share.

Visa (V) reported earnings on 4/23/24 after the market close with $2.51, beating estimates of $2.426 per share.

Boeing (BA) reported earnings on 4/24/24 before the market open with -$1.13, beating estimates of -$1.429 per share.

IBM (IBM) reported earnings on 4/24/24 after the market close with $1.68, beating estimates of $1.589 per share.

Caterpillar (CAT) reported earnings on 4/25/24 before the market open with $5.60, beating estimates of $5.118 per share.

Dow (DOW) reported earnings on 4/25/24 before the market open with $0.56, beating estimates of $0.473 per share.

Honeywell (HON) reported earnings on 4/25/24 before the market open with $2.25, beating estimates of $2.176 per share.

Merck (MRK) reported earnings on 4/25/24 before the market open with $2.07, beating estimates of $1.936 per share.

Intel (INTC) reported earnings on 4/25/24 after the market close with $0.18, beating estimates of -$0.035 per share.

Microsoft (MSFT) reported earnings on 4/25/24 after the market close with $2.94, beating estimates of $2.815 per share.

Chevron (CVX) reports earnings on 4/26/24 before the market open with $2.93, beating estimates of $2.837 per share.

3M (MMM) reported earnings on 4/30/24 before the market open with $2.39, beating estimates of $2.082 per share.

Coca Cola (KO) reported earnings on 4/30/24 before the market open with $0.74, beating estimates of $0.694 per share.

McDonald’s (MCD) reported earnings on 4/30/24 before the market open with $2.66, beating estimates of $2.712 per share.

Amazon (AMZN) reports earnings on 4/30/24 after the market close with $0.98, beating estimates of $0.809 per share.

Amgen (AMGN) reported earnings on 5/2/24 after the market close with $3.96, beating estimates of $3.756 per share.

Apple (AAPL) reported earnings on 5/2/24 after the market close with $1.53, beating estimates of $1.507 per share.

Disney (DIS) reported earnings on 5/7/24 before the market open with $1.21, beating estimates of $1.117 per share.

Home Depot (HD) reports earnings on 5/14/24 before the market open.

Cisco (CSCO) reports earnings on 5/15/24 after the market close.

Walmart (WMT) reports earnings on 5/16/24 before the market open.

Today’s Featured Dow Stock

Disney (DIS)

Disney (DIS) 105.80 (+0.34%) is up +17.18% in 2024.

Financial Calendar

09:00 AM ET FOMC Member Bowman Speaks
10:00 AM ET Michigan 1-Year Inflation Expectations (May), 3.2%
10:00 AM ET Michigan 5-Year Inflation Expectations (May), 3.0%
10:00 AM ET Michigan Consumer Expectations (May), 76.0
10:00 AM ET Michigan Consumer Sentiment (May), 76.0, 77.2
10:00 AM ET Michigan Current Conditions (May), 79.0
12:00 PM ET WASDE Report
12:45 PM ET Fed Goolsbee Speaks
13:00 PM ET U.S. Baker Hughes Oil Rig Count, 499
13:00 PM ET U.S. Baker Hughes Total Rig Count, 605
13:30 PM ET Fed Vice Chair for Supervision Barr Speaks
14:00 PM ET Federal Budget Balance (Apr), 244.5B, -236.0B
15:30 PM ET CFTC Aluminium speculative net positions, 1.4K
15:30 PM ET CFTC Copper speculative net positions, 58.1K
15:30 PM ET CFTC Corn speculative net positions, -143.4K
15:30 PM ET CFTC Crude Oil speculative net positions, 265.5K
15:30 PM ET CFTC Gold speculative net positions, 204.2K
15:30 PM ET CFTC Nasdaq 100 speculative net positions, 2.8K
15:30 PM ET CFTC Natural Gas speculative net positions, -150.2K
15:30 PM ET CFTC S&P 500 speculative net positions, 43.1K
15:30 PM ET CFTC Silver speculative net positions, 54.5K
15:30 PM ET CFTC Soybeans speculative net positions, -162.3K
15:30 PM ET CFTC Wheat speculative net positions, -24.5K

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