10 Hottest Stocks Among Traders and Investors on Wall Street Nov 15th

As the Dow Jones Industrial Average trades above 12,000 and the S&P 500 Index trades at 1,246, here are the most buzzworthy stocks garnering attention on Wall Street today:

  1. The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD): Shares of The Home Depot, Inc. are trading flat today. The Home Depot, Inc. is a home improvement retailer that sells building materials and home improvement products. The Company’s sell a wide assortment of building materials, home improvement and lawn and garden products and provide a number of services. Home Depot operates throughout the U.S. (including Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands and Guam), Canada, China, and Mexico. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  2. Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc. (NYSE:DKS): Shares of Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc. are trading higher 3.4% today. Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc. is a sporting goods retailer that operates stores primarily in the eastern and central United States. The Company’s stores offer a broad selection of brand name sporting goods equipment, apparel, and footwear. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  3. Magnachip Semiconductor LLC (NYSE:MX): Shares of Magnachip Semiconductor LLC are trading higher 10% today. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  4. Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS): Shares of Staples, Inc. are trading lower 5% today. Staples, Inc. retails office supplies, furniture, and technology. The Company’s customers include consumers and businesses in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, and Germany. Staples serves its customers through office superstores, mail order catalogs, the Internet, and a contract business. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  5. Netlist, Inc. (NASDAQ:NLST): Shares of Netlist, Inc. are trading higher 20% today. Netlist, Inc. develops and manufactures computer memory subsystems. The Company markets its products to original equipment manufacturers for use in servers and the high performance computing and communications markets. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  6. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT): Shares of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. are trading lower 2% today. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. operates discount stores, supercenters, and neighborhood markets. The Company’s discount stores and supercenters offer merchandise such as apparel, housewares, small appliances, electronics, and hardware. Walmart’s markets offer a full-line supermarket and a limited assortment of general merchandise. The Company operates nationally and internationally. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  7. The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX): Shares of The TJX Companies, Inc. are trading flat today. The TJX Companies, Inc. is an off-price apparel and home fashion retailer in the United States and worldwide. The Company operates off-price retail concepts in the U.S., Canada and Europe that offer a wide range of brand name and designer merchandise. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  8. Geron Corporation (NASDAQ:GERN): Shares of Geron Corporation are trading lower 24% today. Geron Corporation, a biopharmaceutical company, discovers and develops therapeutic and diagnostic products to treat cancer and other age-related degenerative diseases including spinal cord injury, heart failure and diabetes. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  9. Covidien plc (NYSE:COV): Shares of Covidien plc are trading flat today. Covidien PLC is a global healthcare products company. The Company develops, manufactures and distributes a diverse range of medical devices and supplies, diagnostics imaging agents, pharmaceuticals and other healthcare products for use in clinical and home settings. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  10. Piedmont Natural Gas Company Inc. (NYSE:PNY): Shares of Piedmont Natural Gas Company Inc. are trading flat today. Piedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. is an energy and services company that primarily transports, distributes, and sells natural gas. The Company serves residential, commercial, and industrial customers in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. Piedmont also, through subsidiaries, markets natural gas to customers in Georgia, and distributes propane in various states. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from Google Finance. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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