Large Cap Stocks Achieving New 52-Week Price Highs as Nasdaq Climbs 1%

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about 24 stocks that hit 52-week highs in today’s trading. Note that this list excludes all stocks with a market capitalization less than $10 billion:

  1. International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM): Up 0.62% to $190.84. International Business Machines Corporation provides computer solutions through the use of advanced information technology. The Company’s solutions include technologies, systems, products, services, software, and financing. IBM offers its products through its global sales and distribution organization, as well as through a variety of third party distributors and resellers. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  2. Philip Morris International, Inc. (NYSE:PM): Up 0.53% to $75.87. Philip Morris International Inc., through its subsidiaries, affiliates and their licensees, produces, sells, distributes, and markets a wide range of branded cigarettes and tobacco products in markets outside of the United States of America. The Company’s portfolio comprises both international and local brands. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  3. Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ): Up 0.53% to $38.05. Verizon Communications Inc. is an integrated telecommunications company that provides wire line voice and data services, wireless services, Internet services, and published directory information. The Company also provides network services for the federal government including business phone lines, data services, telecommunications equipment and payphones. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  4. McDonald’s Corp. (NYSE:MCD): Down 0.37% to $95.35. McDonald’s Corporation operates and franchises fast-food restaurants worldwide. The Company’s franchised and company operated fast food restaurants offer a variety of low price fast foods in locations around the world. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  5. Kraft Foods Inc. (NYSE:KFT): Up 0.03% to $36.51. Kraft Foods Inc. is a food and beverage company. The Company manufactures and markets packaged food products, including snacks, beverages, cheese, convenient meals and various packaged grocery products. Kraft sells its products throughout the world. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  6. The Home Depot, Inc. (NYSE:HD): Up 0.73% to $40.23. 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 >>
  7. Nike Inc. (NYSE:NKE): Up 0.36% to $96.60. NIKE, Inc. designs, develops, and markets athletic footwear, apparel, equipment, and accessory products for men, women, and children. The Company sells its products worldwide to retail stores, through its own stores, subsidiaries, and distributors. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  8. Enterprise Products Partners LP (NYSE:EPD): Down 0.22% to $46.18. Enterprise Products Partners L.P. provides processing and transportation services to producers and consumers of natural gas liquids. The Company generally processes products that are ultimately used as feedstocks in petrochemical manufacturing, in the production of motor gasoline, and as fuel for residential and commercial heating. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  9. Southern Company (NYSE:SO): Up 1.19% to $44.28. Southern Company is a public utility holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, generates, wholesales, and retails electricity in the southeastern United States. The Company also offers wireless telecommunications services, and provides businesses with two-way radio, telephone, paging, and Internet access services as well as wholesales fiber optic solutions. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  10. BCE, Inc. (NYSE:BCE): Down 0.28% to $39.49. BCE Inc., provides a full range of communication services to residential and business customers in Canada. The Company’s services includes local, long distance and wireless phone services, high speed and wireless Internet access, IP-broadband services, value-added business solutions and direct-to-home satellite and VDSL television services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  11. General Mills, Inc. (NYSE:GIS): Up 0.63% to $40.21. General Mills, Inc. manufactures and markets branded and packaged consumer foods worldwide. The Company also supplies branded and unbranded food products to the foodservice and commercial baking industries. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  12. The TJX Companies, Inc. (NYSE:TJX): Up 1.9% to $63.42. 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 >>
  13. American Tower Corp. (NYSE:AMT): Up 0.08% to $59.13. American Tower Corporation owns, operates, and develops wireless communications and broadcast towers in the United States. The Company leases antennae sites on multi-tenant towers for a diverse range of wireless communications industries, including personal communications services, paging, and cellular. American Tower also offers a variety of network development services. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  14. Kinder Morgan, Inc. (NYSE:KMI): Down 0.29% to $30.91. Kinder Morgan Inc. is a pipeline transportation and energy storage company. The Company owns and operates pipelines that transport natural gas, gasoline, crude oil, carbon dioxide and other products, and terminals that store petroleum products and chemicals and handle bulk materials like coal and petroleum coke. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  15. Spectra Energy Corp. (NYSE:SE): Down 0.2% to $29.71. Spectra Energy Corporation transmits, stores, distributes, gathers, and processes natural gas. The Company provides transportation and storage of natural gas to customers in various regions of the northeastern and southeastern United States, the Maritime Provinces in Canada and the Pacific Northwest in the United States and Canada, and the province of Ontario, Canada. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  16. Williams Partners L.P. (NYSE:WPZ): Up 1.38% to $60.36. Williams Partners LP is a master limited partnership that owns natural gas gathering, transportation, processing and treating assets. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  17. Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM): Down 2.51% to $86.87. Humana Inc. is a managed health care company with medical members located in the United States and Puerto Rico. The Company offers coordinated health care through health maintenance organizations, preferred provider organizations, point-of-service plans, and administrative services products. Humana offers its products to employer groups, government-sponsored plans, and individuals. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  18. Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE:M): Up 1.84% to $33.14. Macy’s, Inc. operates department stores in the United States. The Company also operates direct mail catalog and electronic commerce subsidiaries. Macy’s retail stores sell a wide range of merchandise, including men’s, women’s and children’s apparel and accessories, cosmetics, home furnishings and other consumer goods. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  19. Dollar General Corporation (NYSE:DG): Up 1.6% to $40.58. Dollar General Corp. operates a chain of discount retail stores located primarily in the southern, southwestern, midwestern and eastern United States. The Company offer a broad selection of merchandise, including consumable products such as food, paper and cleaning products, health and beauty products and pet supplies, and non-consumable products such as seasonal merchandise. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  20. Fastenal Company (NASDAQ:FAST): Up 2.28% to $42.55. Fastenal Company sell industrial and construction supplies in a wholesale and retail fashion. The Company markets its products and services throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico, Singapore, China, and The Netherlands. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  21. Entergy Corporation (NYSE:ETR): Up 3.95% to $72.39. Entergy Corporation is an integrated energy company that is primarily focused on electric power production and retail electric distribution operations. The Company delivers electricity to utility customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas. Entergy also owns and operates nuclear plants in the northern United States Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  22. Brown-Forman Corporation (BF-B): Up 2.73% to $80.57. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  23. Ross Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:ROST): Up 0.97% to $93.32. Ross Stores, Inc. operates a national chain of off-price retail apparel stores. The stores offer brand-name apparel, apparel-related merchandise for the entire family, fragrances, gift items, and linens for the home. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  24. Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. (NYSE:PAA): Up 0.6% to $67.11. Plains All American Pipeline, L.P. is involved in interstate and intrastate crude oil pipeline transportation and crude oil terminalling storage activities. The Partnership is also involved in gathering and marketing activities. Plains owns and operates a seasonally heated, common carrier crude oil pipe-line extending from CA to TX and an oil gathering system in CA. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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

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