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Dow Jones Industrial Average
) is trading down 1.0 points at 14,718 as of Wednesday, Apr 24, 2013, 9:35 a.m. ET. During this time, 37.4 million shares of the 30 Dow components have changed hands vs. an average daily trading volume of 598.9 million. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,638 issues advancing vs. 760 declining with 177 unchanged.
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The Dow component leading the way higher looks to be
), which is sporting a $4.07 gain (+4.6%) bringing the stock to $92.25. Volume for Boeing currently sits at 1.5 million shares traded vs. an average daily trading volume of 5.3 million shares.
Boeing has a market cap of $65.84 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector and aerospace/defense industry. Shares are up 17% year to date as of Tuesday's close. The stock's dividend yield sits at 2.2%.
The Boeing Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, development, manufacture, sale, and support of commercial jetliners, military aircraft, satellites, missile defense, human space flight, and launch systems and services worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 17, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Boeing as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income.
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Holding back the Dow today is
), which is lagging the broader Dow index with a $1.88 decline (-4.8%) bringing the stock to $37.12. This single loss is lowering the Dow Jones Industrial Average by 14.23 points or roughly accounting for 1423% of the Dow's overall loss. Volume for AT&T currently sits at 8.1 million shares traded vs. an average daily trading volume of 25.6 million shares.
AT&T has a market cap of $214.12 billion and is part of the technology sector and telecommunications industry. Shares are up 15.7% year to date as of Tuesday's close. The stock's dividend yield sits at 4.6%.
AT&T Inc. provides telecommunications services to consumers, businesses, and other providers in the United States and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Wireless, Wireline, and Other. The company has a P/E ratio of 31, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates AT&T as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, good cash flow from operations and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook.
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