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.