Stocks ended mixed Friday, with the Nasdaq rebounding as Treasury yields came off earlier highs.
Here are five top stock gainers for Friday:
1. FedEx | Percentage Increase 6.1%
FedEx (FDX) - Get FedEx Corporation Report shares traded higher after the world's biggest delivery company posted stronger-than-expected third-quarter earnings and issued a robust end of year outlook.
Revenue grew 23% to $21.5 billion on the back of a surge in e-commerce and international volumes and a firmer market for pricing.
2. Dollar General | Percentage Increase 5%
Dollar General (DG) - Get Dollar General Corporation Report climbed after several analysts lowered their price targets on the discount retailer, which missed Wall Street's fourth-quarter earnings expectations.
Jefferies analyst Corey Tarlowe lowered the firm's price target on Dollar General to $250 from $260. Tarlowe kept a buy rating on the shares and said he would be a buyer on weakness.
3. Clovis Oncology | Percentage Increase 48%
The study enrolled 349 women in Europe, Israel and North and South America.
4. Petco | Percentage Increase 3.1%
In the company's first earnings report since it went public in January, Petco posted earnings of 17 cents a share on revenue of $1.34 billion
5. StepStone Group | Percentage Increase 11%
Shares of StepStone were climbing after the asset-management company priced a secondary offering by certain holders of 8 million Class A common shares at $29.50.