United Technologies' stock (UTX) is running up 2.8% in afternoon trade Tuesday, making it the biggest percentage gainer among Dow Jones Industrial Average components, after it was upgraded to outperform from market perform at Wells Fargo.
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It is shaping up to be another great year for stocks, with the S&P 500 up about 12% year-to-date in 2014 after a roughly 30% gain in 2013.
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The stock markets are rarely fair to anyone, but here's one of the worst injustices in the investment world: Some of the gurus who produce the best returns get hardly any attention.
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By Philip van Doorn, MarketWatch
Followng the tremendous reader response to our list of the five "dividend aristocrat" stocks set to boost earnings up to 77%, we're now following up with the highest-paying stocks in the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats Index.
By Philip van Doorn, MarketWatch The benchmark index, meanwhile, sets records over five consecutive days
Do you remember the "bubble" warnings after the S&P 500 Index (SPX) hit an intraday high on Sept.
By Mike CherneyChinese e-eommerce company Alibaba looking to raise as much as $8 Billion
Two months after completing one of the largest stock offerings ever, Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.
By Therese Poletti, MarketWatch
Consumers are big winners in this corporate drama
The video-streaming battle between Netflix and Amazon.com Inc. is intensifying, as both companies seek to become more like Hollywood producers, with Amazon upping the stakes this week in a big content deal.
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