Industrial Stocks

America is a nation of industry, so it is only fair that industrial stocks are the powerhouse of the economy. With a wide variety of industry, the choices of companies to invest in are seemingly endless. Between conglomerates like 3M (NYSE:MMM) and industry titans like Boeing (NYSE:BA), industry stocks are stable and booming, making them a perfect addition to any portfolio.

Recent Articles

Trade of the Day: Manitowoc Company (MTW)

Despite lackluster Q3 earnings, this industrial equipment company did especially well in the last few sessions after two new analyst ratings. The Profit Scanner expects a 27%–33% move higher from the Friday close. More 

3M: A Quiet Stock Makes Some Noise

The market, the economy and 3M's business operations have all converged to temporarily transform slow-growing 3M into a growth stock. More 

Trade of the Day: Alcoa (AA)

My Trader’s Advantage subscribers have had good luck lately with retailers, health care, transports and industrials -- and today I’m recommending a trade that is closely related to the latter two groups in particular. More 

3 Boring, Reliable Industrials for Retirement

Industrials represent the 'bedrock of America,' making these companies must-own holdings for retirement portfolios. Here are three ways to get in. More 

CAM Stock – Cameron International Gets Focused

By selling a division, Cameron International is becoming a pure deepwater player. Here's why the sale is great news for investors. More 

Watch Industrials, XLI for Signs of a Correction

Industrials have underperformed in July, and the XLI has broken a key trendline. Is the downturn a sign of things to come for the rest of the market? More 

Honeywell: Traders Have a Clear Shot on HON Stock

Honeywell, while not the fastest moving of stocks, routinely offers active investors profitable opportunities. And HON stock is once again setting up. More 

5 Ways to Profit From Rising Industrial Production

With the U.S. economy finally picking up steam, industrial stocks could be big winners in 2014. Here are five of the best ways to play the sector. More 

It’s Not Too Late to Buy Red-Hot Industrials

Industrials have surged to market-beating gains in 2013, led by the defense, aerospace and transportation sectors, and the outperformance could continue. More 

Keep an Eye on Industrials for Shorts

Industrial stocks have been selling off since September 18 -- a setup that could be good for shorts. More