The Dow Jones Industrial Average (NYSE:DIA) is up today 1.16% and stands at 11548. The large stocks below are among the notable performers today.
Walt Disney (NYSE:DIS): Caris analyst David Miller upgraded Disney from neutral to buy. This upgrade was based on what Miller considered to be Disney’s low valuation. The stock is up 4.16%.
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Wal-Mart (NYSE:WMT): Bill Simon, of Wal-Mart’s U.S. operations reported that positive same-store sales is up for a third straight month, after declining for the previous nine. Wal-Mart is now up 2.03% today.
Cisco (NASDAQ:CSCO): Analyst Eric Savitz believes Microsoft’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) effort to bring television to the Xbox marks the beginning of the end of cable boxes. Cisco is one of the companies that provides such cable boxes. After being stable all week, Cisco is up 1.59%.
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