Stocks finished mixed, with the S&P 500 posting a fourth day of losses, as bond yields continued to rise on inflation concern.
Here are five top stock gainers for Friday:
1. Deere | Percentage Increase 9.6%
2. Avis Budget Group | Percentage Increase 11%
Avis reported a narrower-than-expected fourth-quarter loss earlier this week.
3. Energous | Percentage Increase 94%
Energous (WATT) - Get Report soared on rumors that the wire-free charging company was working with Apple (AAPL) - Get Report on a magnetically attached battery pack for the newest iPhones that would wirelessly charge the handsets.
Apple has been developing the attachment for at least a year, Bloomberg reported.
4. Sabre | Percentage Increase 16%
Sabre Corp. (SABR) - Get Report climbed after Deutsche Bank analyst Ashish Sabadra upgraded shares of the travel service software and technology company to buy from hold with a price target of $17, up from $12.
5. Rogers Corp. | Percentage Increase 9.1%
Net sales totaled $210.7 million, up from $193.8 million a year earlier.