Champion Stocks Winning 52-Week Highs As Dow Hits 34-Month High

Here are the top stocks, with a market cap greater than $10 billion, that hit 52-week highs in today’s trading:

  1. Oracle Corp. (NASDAQ:ORCL): Up 0.35% to $34.14. Oracle Corporation supplies software for enterprise information management. The Company offers databases and relational servers, application development and decision support tools, and enterprise business applications. Oracle’s software runs on network computers, personal digital assistants, set-top devices, PCs, workstations, minicomputers, mainframes, and massively parallel computers. These 4 Big Companies are Making Waves After Earnings>>
  2. Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE): Up 0.79% to $20.54. Pfizer Inc. is a research-based, global pharmaceutical company that discovers, develops, manufactures, and markets medicines for humans and animals. The Company’s products include prescription pharmaceuticals, non-prescription self-medications, and animal health products such as anti-infective medicines and vaccines. Stocks Attracting Heavy Investing and Trading Demand April 4th>>
  3. The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO): Up 0.65% to $67.66. The Coca-Cola Company manufactures, markets, and distributes soft drink concentrates and syrups. The Company also distributes and markets juice and juice-drink products. Coca-Cola distributes its products to retailers and wholesalers in the United States and internationally. Biggest Secret in Business History Revealed: Coca-Cola Home Brew>>
  4. Fomento Econ (NYSE:FMX): Up 0.82% to $60.09. Fomento Economico Mexicano, S.A.B. de C.V. (FEMSA) is an integrated beverage company. The Company through its subsidiaries produces, distributes and markets large-scale soft drinks, beer and convenience stores throughout Latin America, the United States and Mexico.
  5. China Telecom Corp. Ltd. (NYSE:CHA): Up 1.62% to $64.14. China Telecom Corporation Limited, through its subsidiaries, provides wireline telephone, data, and Internet, as well as leased line services in China.
  6. Statoil ASA (NYSE:STO): Up 1.79% to $28.97. Statoil ASA explores for, produces, transports, refines, and trades oil and natural gas. The Company explores for oil in Europe, Africa, the Middle East, Asia, and the Americas.
  7. British American Tobacco plc (AMEX:BTI): Up 0.69% to $82.60. British American Tobacco PLC is the holding company for a group of companies that manufacture, market and sell cigarettes and other tobacco products, including cigars and roll-your-own tobacco.
  8. The Toronto-Dominion Bank (NYSE:TD): Down 0.31% to $88.96. The Toronto-Dominion Bank conducts a general banking business through banking branches and offices located throughout Canada and overseas. The Bank and other subsidiaries offer a broad range of banking, advisory services, and discount brokerage to individuals, businesses, financial institutions, governments, and multinational corporations.
  9. SAP AG (NYSE:SAP): Up 0.56% to $62.33. SAP AG is a multinational software company. The Company develops business software, including e-business and enterprise management software, consults on organizational usage of its applications software, and provides training services. SAP markets its products and services worldwide.
  10. Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE:CAT): Up 0.23% to $113.38. Caterpillar Inc. designs, manufactures, and markets construction, mining, agricultural, and forestry machinery. The Company also manufactures engines and other related parts for its equipment, and offers financing and insurance. Caterpillar distributes its products through a worldwide organization of dealers.
  11. Unitedhealth Group, Inc. (NYSE:UNH): Down 0.02% to $45.60. UnitedHealth Group Incorporated owns and manages organized health systems in the United States and internationally. The Company provides employers products and resources to plan and administer employee benefit programs. UnitedHealth also serves the health needs of older Americans, provides specialized care services, and provides health care information and research to providers and payers.
  12. Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ:BIDU): Up 3.08% to $143.11. Baidu, Inc. operates an Internet search engine. The Company offers algorithmic search, enterprise search, pay for performance and news, MP3, and image searches.
  13. Tenaris SA (NYSE:TS): Up 0.84% to $50.43. Tenaris S.A. manufactures seamless steel pipe products on a global basis. The Company also provides pipe handling, stocking, and distribution services to the oil and gas, energy, and mechanical industries. In addition, Tenaris supplies welded steel pipes for gas pipelines in South America.
  14. WellPoint Inc. (NYSE:WLP): Down 0.2% to $70.61. WellPoint Inc. is a health benefits company. The Company provides health benefits, dental and vision benefits, pharmacy benefits, life insurance, and life and disability insurance benefits. WellPoint operations include Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans.
  15. Kimberly-Clark Corporation (NYSE:KMB): Up 0.73% to $65.86. Kimberly-Clark Corporation is a global health and hygiene company that manufactures and provides consumer products. The Company’s products include diapers, tissues, paper towels, incontinence care products, surgical gowns, and disposable face masks. Kimberly-Clark’s products are sold in countries around the world.
  16. NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE:NEE): Up 0.46% to $56.19. NextEra Energy, Inc. is a clean energy company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, generates, transmits, distributes, and sells electric energy utilizing natural gas, wind and nuclear resources.
  17. ACE Limited (NYSE:ACE): Up 1.7% to $66.96. ACE Limited is the holding company for the ACE Group of Companies, a property and casualty insurance business. The Group provides a diversified range of products and services to clients through operations in countries around the world. ACE provides specialty insurance and reinsurance products.
  18. Genzyme Corp. (NASDAQ:GENZ): Up 0.39% to $76.31. Genzyme Corporation is a global biotechnology company that develops products for people with serious diseases. The Company focuses on developing therapeutics for rare disorders, renal diseases, orthopaedics, cancer, transplant and immune disease, and diagnostic and predictive testing. Genzyme also provides diagnostic products and services.
  19. Peabody Energy Corp. (NYSE:BTU): Down 0.61% to $72.27. Peabody Energy Corporation mines and markets predominantly low sulfur coal, primarily for use by electric utilities. The Company also trades coal and emission allowances. Peabody owns and operates mines in Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico and Wyoming, Illinois, Indiana, and Australia. The Company also a minority interest in a Venezuelan mine through a joint venture.
  20. The Chubb Corporation (NYSE:CB): Up 0.7% to $61.86. The Chubb Corporation, a holding company, offers property and casualty insurance, which includes personal, standard commercial and specialty commercial insurance. The Company provides insurance coverage principally in the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia, and parts of Latin America and Asia.
  21. Aon Corporation (NYSE:AON): Up 0.07% to $53.80. Aon Corporation is an insurance services holding company. The Company is comprised of risk and insurance brokerage consulting. Aon’s services include helping manage risk for clients, negotiating and placing insurance risk with other carriers, and advicing clients related to health and benefits, retirement, compensation, strategic human capital, and human resource outsourcing.
  22. Centrais Electricas Brasileiras S.A. (NYSE:EBR): Up 1.14% to $15.91. Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras S.A. (Eletrobras) generates, transmits, and markets electricity through regional companies in Brazil. The Company plans, finances, coordinates, and supervises expansion projects for its subsidiaries.
  23. BRF – Brasil Foods S.A. (NYSE:BRFS): Down 0.31% to $19.56. BRF-Brasil Foods SA is a food processor in Latin America. The Company raises chickens to produce poultry products. Brasil Foods also processes frozen pastas, soybeans and their derivatives, and distributes frozen vegetables. The Company’s core business is chilled and frozen food. The Company has offices in the Middle East, Asia, and Europe.
  24. Wynn Resorts Ltd. (NASDAQ:WYNN): Down 0.04% to $132.96. Wynn Resorts Limited owns and operates luxury hotels and destination casino resorts in Las Vegas, Nevada and in Macau, China. The resorts features guest rooms and suits, restaurants, golf courses, and on-site luxury automotive dealerships.
  25. Luxottica Group SpA (NYSE:LUX): Up 0.15% to $32.92. Luxottica Group S.p.A. and its subsidiaries design, manufacture, distribute, and market traditional and designer eyeglass frames and sunglasses. The Company’s LensCrafter retail chain of optical stores operates in North America. Luxottica distributes its products around the world. The Company also sells sunglasses through its Sunglass Hut retail chain.
  26. Pearson plc (NYSE:PSO): Up 1.75% to $18.61. Pearson plc is a holding company, whose international subsidiaries operate in the education and media sectors. The Company publishes various financial papers, trade books, textbooks and electronic education programs, via their businesses which include the Financial Times, Penguin, and The Economist.
  27. Citrix Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CTXS): Up 0.2% to $75.41. Citrix Systems, Inc. designs, develops, and markets technology solutions that allow applications to be delivered, supported, and shared on-demand. The Company develops and markets comprehensive solutions across all dimensions of application, server and desktop virtualization as well as application and network optimization.
  28. Progress Energy Inc. (NYSE:PGN): Up 0.15% to $46.80. Progress Energy, Inc. is an integrated electric utility that provides energy and energy-related products and services in the Southeast United States. The Company serves electric and gas customers in the Carolinas and in Florida.
  29. Boston Properties Inc. (NYSE:BXP): Up 0.09% to $96.63. Boston Properties, Inc. is a real estate investment trust. The trust owns, manages, and develops office properties in the United States, with a significant presence in Boston, Washington, D.C., Midtown Manhattan and San Francisco.
  30. Weyerhaeuser Co. (NYSE:WY): Down 0.72% to $24.96. Weyerhaeuser Company is an integrated forest products company with offices or operations worldwide. The Company primarily grows and harvests trees, develops and construct real estate and makes a range of forest products.
  31. Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE:ALU): 0% to $5.82. Alcatel-Lucent manufactures telecommunications equipment, and offers telecommunications services. The Company’s telecommunications equipment and services enable its customers to send or receive virtually any type of voice or data transmission. Alcatel-Lucent designs and builds public and private networks, communications systems and software, and data networking systems.
  32. iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSE:EWZ): Up 0.71% to $79.78. iShares MSCI Brazil Index Fund is an exchange-traded fund in the USA. The Fund’s objective is to provide investment results that correspond to the performance of publicly traded securities in the Brazilian market, as measured by the MSCI Brazil Index. The Fund invests in a representative sample of index stocks using a “portfolio sampling” technique.
  33. Polo Ralph Lauren Corp. (NYSE:RL): Up 1.08% to $128.00. Polo Ralph Lauren Corporation designs, markets, and distributes men’s, women’s and children’s apparel, accessories, fragrances, and home furnishings. The Company’s products are sold under a wide range of brands. Polo’s operations include Wholesale, Retail and Licensing.
  34. iShares Silver Trust (NYSE:SLV): Up 1.95% to $37.58. iShares Silver Trust is a trust formed to invest in silver. The assets of the trust consist primarily of silver held by the custodian on behalf of the trust. The objective of the trust is for the shares to reflect the price of silver owned by the trust, less the trust’s expenses and liabilities.

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