Top 5 Performing Dow Stocks (T, HPQ, JPM, MCD, BAC)

Below are the top five performing stocks in the Dow Jones Industrials Index. These companies should be watched for additional outperformance to the upside.

AT&T (NYSE:T) lead the charge up 1.42% today, well above the Dow's return of 0.23% thus far. Just behind are shares of Hewlett-Packard (NYSE:HPQ), which is up 1.37%.

Rounding out the list of outperformers are shares of JPMorgan Chase (NYSE:JPM) and McDonald's (NYSE:MCD), which are up 1.30% and 1.18%, respectively. Finally we have Bank of America (NYSE: BAC) up a respectable 0.99% on the day.

AT&T Inc. is a communications holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries and affiliates, provides local and long-distance phone service, wireless and data communications, Internet access and messaging, IP-based and satellite television, security services, telecommunications equipment, and directory advertising and publishing.

AT&T (NYSE:T) is currently priced 4.3% above its average consensus analyst price target of $36.09. AT&T shares have support at the 50-day moving average (MA) of $35.76 and additional support at the 200-day MA of $35.65.

By Mallory Stone
mstone@fnno.com

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