The markets are mixed today, with just the
poking its head into positive territory right now. Let's take a look at what is working and what is not.
: Bonds are rallying for a fourth day in a row. Not sure if this can last.
: Leading the financials higher.
: The index is higher with
higher on the day.
: Recent highflier is hitting new highs after the data storage play raised guidance this morning.
: Lots of Wall Street upgrades from this morning helping shares of
: Shares are rising after the steelmaker said losses would be less than expected.
are both rebounding today, but off earlier highs.
: Credit card processor is down and has been lagging the last three trading days.
: Trading down after disappointing earnings results.
: Biotech play is near five-year lows after shutting a production facility due to a virus.
are leading to the downside as commodity plays lose the early pop.
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At the time of publication, the author had no positions in stocks mentioned, although positions may change at any time.
Tom Reese and Paul Rubillo are senior editors of Dividend.com. Visit Dividend.com for more dividend stock ratings, picks, news, and analysis for long-term and income-seeking investors.