Mixed news on the economic front sent stocks lurching early today. Industrial production in the U.S. rose as a report from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York showed regional manufacturing jumped at its fastest clip since mid-2010. But general concerns about Europe still linger, and although the positive economic reports were enough to send the broader market slightly higher, the Dow Jones Industrials
Among Dow stocks, Procter & Gamble
Stop obsessing about short-term movements of your favorite stocks and settle in for the long haul. To get some ideas for smart long-term plays, let me invite you to read The Motley Fool's latest special report and discover three stocks with potential for huge gains. It's free, but don't wait -- click here and read it today.
Fool contributor Dan Caplinger doesn't own shares of the companies mentioned. You can follow him on Twitter here. Motley Fool newsletter services have recommended buying shares of Procter & Gamble. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Fool has a disclosure policy.