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Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Dow Up Over 200 Points; Ocean Power Technologies Shares Surge

Toward the end of trading Monday, the Dow traded up 1.13 percent to 20,779.88 while the NASDAQ climbed 1.21 percent to 5,982.27. The S&P also rose, gaining 1.15 percent to 2,375.61.

Leading and Lagging Sectors

Monday afternoon, the non-cyclical consumer goods & services sector proved to be a source of strength for the market. Leading the sector was strength from ....More>>>

Monday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

Source: ThinkstockApril 24, 2017: The S&P 500 closed higher on the day, up 1.08% and 25.46 points to 2,374.15. Separately the DJIA closed up 1.05% on the day at 20,763.89, up approximately 216.13 points.

Overall Monday was an incredible day for the markets with all of the U.S. broad markets closing higher and the Nasdaq hitting a new all-time high. In terms of the sectors, everything....More>>>

Medtronic: A Healthy, Painless Investment

Image author: Jack Moreh. Source: Freerangestock Free Commercial Images

Please skip the intro if you have read my previous articles.

It’s far better to buy a wonderful company at a fair price than a fair company at a wonderful price.”

– Warren Buffett

What is a wonderful company, and what is ‘quality’ from an investing....More>>>