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Illinois Tool Works could be the best way to play an industrial boom

Industrials are getting a spark as the U.S. and China make progress in trade talks. The XLI industrials ETF ended Friday 2% higher, less than 4% from recent highs. This could be the beginning of a bigger boom, says Piper Jaffray chief market technician Craig Johnson. “We like the industrials,” …

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Charts flash bullish sign for homebuilders, technical analyst says

Home construction stocks are building big gains. The ITB home construction ETF hit its highest level since January 2018 on Friday, and has soared more than 50% from its December bottom. Craig Johnson, chief market technician at Piper Jaffray, thinks there could be even more room to run for the group. …

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Female leaders may boost share price performance, Credit Suisse says

Kelvin Murray | Taxi | Getty Images Having more women in decision-making roles may boost companies’ performance on the stock market, according to Credit Suisse. In its “Gender 3000” report, published Thursday, the Credit Suisse Research Institute (CSRI) found a link between firms with more female leaders and stronger share …

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