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Enlist Duo: Dow Walks Into Monsanto's Footsteps

In October of 2014, the U.S. Environmental Protection agency announced that they would register Dow Chemical’s Enlist Duo, a herbicide treatment system consisting of 2,4-D and glyphosate along with seeds of crops that were genetically modified to resist the pair of weed-killers.  579 more words

Plant Chemistry

May 22, 2015

Stocks are lower in early trading. The Dow and SPX are currently off 58 pts & .17%, respectively. Tech, financials and healthcare are hanging onto modest gains while telecom and utilities are lower .3-.5%. 327 more words

Summer of love for stocks?

Stocks normally cool off in summer, rather than post steamy rallies that investors fall in love with.

Here’s a look at how the Dow Jones industrial average has performed in June, July and August going back 100, 50 and 20 years. 81 more words


Is the Dow getting tired?

Where is Dow Jones next wave ?

Last week, we talk about the divergence seen in the Dow Jones transport vs the Dow Jones Index. This week, this divergence continues to widen and make many wonders if transport does not catch up, is it time for the Dow to chase down? 326 more words


May 21, 2015

Stocks are higher in early trading (Dow +8 pts; SPX +.24%). Telecoms are leading way again, along with industrials and energy stocks. WTI crude oil rebounded back over $60/barrel this morning and Brent crude is trading up to $66.50/barrel.   464 more words

May 20, 2015

Stocks gapped down at the open but quickly recovered. The Dow and SPX are currently up 12 pts & flat, respectively. Telecoms, utilities and healthcare are leading the way. 401 more words

Fed minutes: It’s all about the timing

In many things in life, timing is everything. And so it is with investing. Now on Wall Street all anyone can think about and talk about is the timing of the Federal Reserve’s coming rate increase. 246 more words