Train (Stocks) Kept a Rollin'

With the Dow Jones Transportation Average trading near all-time highs, is it too late to hop on board and buy, or do buyers risk getting sidetracked by already impressive gains? Let's break down the components of the DJT and see if we can catch names in this sector that haven't already left the station.

The transportation sector is considered a leading indicator for the U.S. economy, so the fact that it's nearly doubled the gains of the broader market year to date bodes well for the economic future. Even if you're unimpressed with Friday's big non-farm payroll beat, the surge in airline, trucking and railroad stocks tells us that more good news is down the tracks....380 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

Read the full story and get access to the Real Money Pro trading floor.

There’s no substitute for a trading floor to get great ideas, so Jim Cramer created a better one at Real Money and blogs there exclusively. We then added legendary hedge fund manager, Doug Kass, with his exclusive Daily Diary and best investing ideas. Staffed with more than 4 dozen investing pros, money managers, journalists and analysts, Real Money Pro gives you a flood of opinions, analysis and actionable trading advice found nowhere else, and allows you to interact directly with each expert.

Already a Subscriber? Please login.

Except as otherwise indicated, quotes are delayed. Quotes delayed at least 20 minutes for all exchanges. Market Data provided by Interactive Data. Company fundamental data provided by Morningstar. Earnings and ratings provided by Zacks. Mutual fund data provided by Valueline. ETF data provided by Lipper. Powered and implemented by Interactive Data Managed Solutions.

TheStreet Ratings updates stock ratings daily. However, if no rating change occurs, the data on this page does not update. The data does update after 90 days if no rating change occurs within that time period.

IDC calculates the Market Cap for the basic symbol to include common shares only. Year-to-date mutual fund returns are calculated on a monthly basis by Value Line and posted mid-month.