The market is seeing a bit of follow-through from yesterday's late-day buying action. Let's take a look at where we see the big movers heading today.
Story Stocks3Com Corporation ( COMS): Stock is slightly lower after reporting earnings. Alcoa ( AA): Shares are up after aluminum giant reports results. Walgreen Company ( WAG): Up slightly after raising dividend. Aeropostale ( ARO): Stock up on June sales increase of 12%. The Buckle ( BKE): Shares are lower despite June sales up 9.6%. The TJX Companies ( TJX): Shares up on June sales rise of 4%. Ross Stores ( ROST): Stock near 52-week highs after June sales rise 1%. Kohl's Corporation ( KSS): Shares higher despite 5.6% June sales drop. Target ( TGT): Stock rallying despite June sales drop of 6.2%. BJ's Wholesale Club ( BJ): Shares are flat with June sales falling 7.5%. Limited Brands ( LTD): Stock is fairly unchanged. June sales fall 7.9%. J.C. Penney ( JCP): Stock up slightly after June sales fall 8.2%. Macy's ( M): Stock is flat after reporting June sales fall of 8.9%. The Gap ( GPS): Shares are lower following June sales that fell 10%. Nordstrom ( JWN): Shares are unchanged despite June sales 10% fall. Abercrombie & Fitch ( ANF): Stock is looking lower after June sales plummet 32%.
Upgrades to WatchAmdocs ( DOX): Oppenheimer raises stock to outperform. $27 price target. Electronic Arts ( ERTS): ThinkEquity upgrades stock to a buy. $25 price target. Goldman Sachs ( GS): Merrill Lynch/Bank of America upgrades stock to buy. $175 price target. Intuit ( INTU): Deutsche Bank initiates stock with a buy. $40 price target. KB Home ( KBH): Credit Suisse upgrades stock to outperform. $13 price target. Intercontinental Exchange ( ICE): Pali Research upgrades stock to neutral.
Varian Semiconductor ( VSEA): Barclays Capital upgrades stock to overweight. $35 price target. Western Union ( WU): Credit Suisse upgrades stock to outperform. $21 price target. Chevron ( CVX): Started as a buy at Societe Generale. Discovery Communications ( DISCA): UBS raises estimates. $24 price target. Choice Hotels ( CHH): FBR Capital Markets upgrades stock to overweight. $32 price target. Ilumina ( ILMN): Raised to a buy at Auriga. Family Dollar Stores ( FDO): UBS raises estimates. $34 price target. Research in Motion ( RIMM): Kaufmann Bros. raises stock to a buy. $79 price target. KLA Tencor ( KLAC): Barclays Capital upgrades stock to an overweight. $32 price target.