Click here for an interactive calendar of ex-dividend dates.The beginning of earnings season is under way, but the plethora of earnings reports won't kick in until later this week. Stocks are up on the back of a Goldman Sachs ( GS) upgrade. Let's see what traders should have on their radar screens today.
Story StocksFastenal ( FAST): Shares are lower after a second-quarter profit drop of 43%. Philips Electronics ( PHG): Shares are higher following company's earnings results. Expeditors International ( EXPD): Shares are getting hit after earnings outlook disappoints.
Upgrades to WatchBest Buy ( BBY): Oppenheimer raises stock to an outperform. Wells Fargo ( WFC): Goldman Sachs raises target price to $29. Charles Schwab ( SCHW): Barclay's Capital riding the Barron's piece this weekend, raising estimates and target price to $19. Goldman Sachs ( GS): Meredith Whitney Advisory Group raises stock to a buy. $186 price target. W.W. Grainger, Inc. ( GWW): Merrill Lynch/Bank of America upgrades stock to a buy. $100 price target. Discover Financial Services ( DFS): Goldman Sachs upgrades stock to a buy. $12 price target. Rockwell Automation ( ROK): JPMorgan upgrades stock to overweight. $40 price target. PNC Bank ( PNC): Goldman Sachs raises target price to $38. Illinois Tool Works ( ITW): Merrill Lynch/Bank of America raises stock to a neutral. $37 price target. Everest Re Group ( RE): UBS initiates stock at a buy. $90 price target. Marriott International ( MAR): JMP Securities upgrades stock to outperform. $25 price target. Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ): UBS raises estimates. $62 price target. Google ( GOOG): Jefferies raises estimates. $465 price target. Sandisk ( SNDK): Thomas Weisel upgrades stock to overweight. $20 price target. CSX Corp ( CSX): Morgan Stanley raises estimates. $52 price target. TD Ameritrade ( AMTD): Barclays Capital raises estimates. $21 price target. Computer Sciences ( CSC): UBS raises target price to $43.