Top Falls at Dow Jones: Caterpillar, United Technologies and Dupont

Correction was seen at Wall Street on Tuesday as the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.42 percent or 54.90 to settle at 13,035.94. Standard & Poor’s 500 index dropped 1.64 points or 0.12 percent to 1,404.94 while NASDAQ Composite gained 0.26 percent or 8.10 points to settle at 3,075.06 for the day.

Caterpillar Inc. (CAT) declined 3.13% to close at $82.66 in yesterday’s session. The traded volume stood at 11.29M shares as compared to its average traded volume of 7.29M shares per day. The share price’s market capitalization stood at $54.00B by the end of the trading session while its total outstanding shares accumulate up to 653.27M. By the end of the session the stock’s price to earnings ratio stood at 9.25 times.

United Technologies Corp. (UTX) plunged 1.88% to close at $78.35. Looking at its price history the share price has traded within the prices ranges of $66.87 to $87.50 in last one year. By the end of the session the stock’s price to earnings ratio stood at 13.33 times. Its dividend yield stands at 2.73 percent.

E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company (DD) fell 1.85% to close at $48.83 in its last trading session. The traded volume stood at 5.87M shares as compared to its average traded volume of 4.57M shares per day. By the end of the session the stock’s price to earnings ratio stood at 13.22 times. Its dividend yield stands at 3.52 percent.

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