Naomi Hossain

Naomi is a freelance reporter for TheStreet, Inc. with a degrees in Environmental Studies and English with an emphasis in Creative Writing.

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Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) Leads The Day Higher, International Business Machines (IBM) Lags

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) Leads The Day Higher, International Business Machines (IBM) Lags

The Dow component that led the way higher today was Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT), which sported a 17-cent gain (+0.2%) bringing the stock to $78.05. Holding the Dow back today was International Business Machines (NYSE:IBM), which lagged the broader Dow index with a $3.11 decline (-1.8%) bringing the stock to $171.29.

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: Home Depot (HD) Lower

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: Home Depot (HD) Lower

Holding back the Dow today is Home Depot (NYSE:HD), which is lagging the broader Dow index with a 63-cent decline (-0.6%) bringing the stock to $108.08.

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: Travelers Companies (TRV) Lower

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: Travelers Companies (TRV) Lower

Holding back the Dow today is Travelers Companies (NYSE:TRV), which is lagging the broader Dow index with a 99-cent decline (-1%) bringing the stock to $101.86.

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: 3M (MMM) Higher

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: 3M (MMM) Higher

The Dow component leading the way higher looks to be 3M (NYSE:MMM), which is sporting an 81-cent gain (+0.5%) bringing the stock to $157.78.

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: UnitedHealth Group (UNH) Lower

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: UnitedHealth Group (UNH) Lower

Holding back the Dow today is UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH), which is lagging the broader Dow index with a 56-cent decline (-0.5%) bringing the stock to $113.05.

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: American Express (AXP) Leads The Day Higher, Microsoft (MSFT) Lags

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: American Express (AXP) Leads The Day Higher, Microsoft (MSFT) Lags

The Dow component leading the way higher looks to be American Express (NYSE:AXP), which is sporting a 35-cent gain (+0.5%) bringing the stock to $77.51. Holding back the Dow today is Microsoft (Nasdaq:MSFT), which is lagging the broader Dow index with a 28-cent decline (-0.6%) bringing the stock to $48.77.

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: Caterpillar (CAT) Leads The Day Higher, Boeing (BA) Lags

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: Caterpillar (CAT) Leads The Day Higher, Boeing (BA) Lags

The Dow component that led the way higher today was Caterpillar (NYSE:CAT), which sported a $1.30 gain (+1.5%) bringing the stock to $87.50. Holding the Dow back today was Boeing (NYSE:BA), which lagged the broader Dow index with a $1.36 decline (-0.9%) bringing the stock to $146.15.

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: Procter & Gamble (PG) Lower

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: Procter & Gamble (PG) Lower

Holding back the Dow today is Procter & Gamble (NYSE:PG), which is lagging the broader Dow index with a 51-cent decline (-0.6%) bringing the stock to $79.91.

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: UnitedHealth Group (UNH) Lower

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: UnitedHealth Group (UNH) Lower

Holding back the Dow today is UnitedHealth Group (NYSE:UNH), which is lagging the broader Dow index with a $5.34 decline (-4.5%) bringing the stock to $112.26.

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: AT&T (T) Higher

Dow Jones (DJIA) Today: AT&T (T) Higher

The Dow component leading the way higher looks to be AT&T (NYSE:T), which is sporting a 14-cent gain (+0.4%) bringing the stock to $35.