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Dow Jones Industrial Average
) closed down 209.0 points (-1.4%) at 15,115. During the day, 700.2 million shares of the 30 Dow components have changed hands vs. an average daily trading volume of 590.9 million. The NYSE advances/declines ratio closed at 456 issues advancing vs. 2,584 declining with 78 unchanged.
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The Dow component that led the way higher today was
), which sported a seven-cent gain (+0.3%) bringing the stock to $24.28. Volume for Intel ended the day at 46 million shares traded vs. an average daily trading volume of 43.1 million shares.
Intel has a market cap of $120.65 billion and is part of the technology sector and electronics industry. Shares are up 17.7% year to date as of Thursday's close. The stock's dividend yield sits at 3.7%.
Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells integrated digital technology platforms worldwide. The company operates through PC Client Group, Data Center Group, Other Intel Architecture, Software and Services, and All Other segments. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.1, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Intel as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, attractive valuation levels, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat weak growth in earnings per share.
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Holding the Dow back today was
), which lagged the broader Dow index with a $2.36 decline (-1.9%) bringing the stock to $122.75. This single loss lowered the Dow Jones Industrial Average by 17.86 points or roughly accounting for 8.5% of the Dow's overall loss. Volume for Chevron ended the day at 7.5 million shares traded vs. an average daily trading volume of 6.3 million shares.
Chevron has a market cap of $243.26 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 16% year to date as of Thursday's close. The stock's dividend yield sits at 3.2%.
Chevron Corporation, through its subsidiaries, engages in petroleum, chemicals, mining, power generation, and energy operations worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Upstream and Downstream. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.5, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Chevron as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, attractive valuation levels 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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