Blue Chips

Will the Market Attack Its Old Highs?

Breadth was solid in favor of the bulls and group rotation has been steady. More 

Exxon Stock a Buy Despite Stumbling Before Record High

Exxon Mobil has pumped out strong returns in the past few months, but shares in this dependable dividend stock are still priced to buy. More 

2012 Won’t Be CAT’s Year. But Stick Around

Have patience: Caterpillar's bargain valuation still makes it a long-term buy, despite its admission that the nearer term is looking much glummer than expected. More 

Why It’s Time to Ditch the Dow

No Apple? No Google? Heck, even if the Dow Jones Industrial Average added them, the venerable blue-chip average still would be irrelevant. More 

Health Insurance in the Dow? Why Didn’t We Think of That?

UnitedHealth's inclusion in the Dow Jones Industrial Average makes plenty of sense, but don't get giddy about a meaningful pop. More 

Moynihan’s Silence Is a Victory Cry for Bank of America Investors

Bank CEOs tend to go mum once troubles have passed, which makes Brian Moynihan's relative silence music to BAC investors' ears. More 

McDonald’s Sales Rebound; Should You Buy?

McDonald's August same-store sales might have disappointed, but the growth was still encouraging. More