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

Forget Baker Hughes, General Electric Company (GE) Stock’s Best Buy-Outs Were a LOT Smaller

General Electric is quietly building out a monster IoT software suite, one, that will drive GE stock and its fortune over the decades to come. More 

Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) Stock Did Its Job. Cut Bait.

Caterpillar stock has reached our price target, but CAT shares now are ripe for either taking profits or taking a ride on the short side. More 

Trade of the Day: General Electric (GE)

I think GE will now get through its 2007 high, a milestone that most of its industrial peers passed long ago. More 

Trade of the Day: DuPont (DD)

As I start to see signs of a bottoming process, I would expect investors to use any downdrafts in the next few weeks as a way to pick up bullish plays at a discount. More 

The S&P 500 Has Reached a Key Inflection Point (SPY)

It might be tempting to chase the S&P 500's stampede off the late September lows, but don't. Here's how to tackle the SPY ETF right now. More 

Dow Jones Industrial Average: Buy Dips, Sell Rips!

The latest rally in the Dow Jones Industrial Average has surprised the bears. Here's how traders should deal with the DJIA in coming weeks. More 

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