3 Best Performing Stocks on the S&P 500: YHOO, CF, JWN, SPY

The S&P 500 (NYSE:SPY) is down today by .44% and stands at 1,126. Here are three of the better performing stocks.

Yahoo (NASDAQ:YHOO): Yahoo has formed an alliance with ABC News (NYSE:DIS), who will become the “premier news provider” for Yahoo. ABC will also develop an original web series for Yahoo. More people get their news from Yahoo than CNN (NYSE:TWX). The stock is up 4.63%.

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CF Industries Holdings (NYSE:CF): CF’s gains today dwarf its huge declines last week. This stock is particularly susceptible to commodity declines and ever-lower expectations about the global economy. The stock is up 4.13%

Nordstrom (NYSE:JWN): Nordstrom’s gains today reflect a correction from last week’s losses. The stock is up 3.57%.

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