Buyers appear ready to add on to yesterday's gains this morning. Wal-Mart's (WMT - Get Report) earnings may be an early key, but we will see if yesterday's late dip means sellers are lurking. Let's take a look at what else is in play today.

Story Stocks

Netease.com ( NTES - Get Report): Stock is sinking after company's results disappoint.

Urban Outfitters ( URBN - Get Report): Stock is jumping following company's results.

Estee Lauder ( EL - Get Report): Shares are down after sales fell in the quarter.

Wal-Mart: Stock is higher after company's profits topped estimates.

Dr. Pepper Snapple ( DPS): Shares are higher after company raises guidance.

Kohl's ( KSS - Get Report): Stock is lower after second-quarter profits fall.

Watson Wyatt Worldwide ( WW): Stock is higher after company raises guidance.

Monsanto ( MON): Stock is higher after company reaffirms 2009 guidance.

Upgrades to Watch

Home Depot ( HD): FBR Capital Markets upgrades stock to an outperform.

J. Crew ( JCG): FBR Capital Markets upgrades stock to an outperform. $36 price target.

PerkinElmer ( PKI): Thomas Weisel upgrades stock to an overweight. $20 price target.

Potash ( POT): Thomas Weisel initiates coverage with an overweight. $110 price target.

Intuit ( INTU): Goldman Sachs raises price target to $28.50.

Mosaic ( MOS): Thomas Weisel initiates stock with an overweight. $58 price target.

XL Capital ( XL): Goldman Sachs raises price target to $16.

Apple ( AAPL): Barclays Capital raises price target to $208.

Tellabs ( TLAB): Morgan Keegan raises stock to an outperform.

Travelers ( TRV): Goldman raises price target to $52.

Allstate ( ALL): Goldman raises price target to $22.50.

Ethan Allen ( ETH): Goldman Sachs raises price target to $9.

Interpublic Group ( IPG): Deutsche Bank upgrades stock to a buy. $7 price target.

Coca-Cola Enterprises ( CCE): UBS upgrades stock to a buy. $23 price target.

Tyco ( TYC): Citigroup raises price target to $37.

Pan American Silver ( PAAS): UBS raises stock to a buy.

Research In Motion ( RIMM): Kaufman Brothers raises price target to $87.

Prudential Financial ( PRU): Goldman Sachs raises price target to $48.

Downgrades to Watch

XTO Energy ( XTO): Morgan Stanley cuts stock to an equal weight.

Palm ( PALM): Morgan Joseph cuts stock to a sell. $7.50 price target.

Toll Brothers ( TOL): Barclays Capital lowers estimates. $25 price target.

Lowe's ( LOW): FBR Capital Markets cuts stock to a market perform.

DR Horton ( DHI): Citigroup cuts stock to a sell. $10 price target.

Nokia ( NOK): Goldman Sachs cuts stock to a neutral.

Other Key Indexes to Watch

Gold ( GLD): Gold prices are jumping this morning.

Oil ( USO): Oil prices are also jumping this morning.

Treasuries ( TLT): Bond prices are up slightly.

What's the Trade?

As we mentioned above, the WMT and NTES reactions will be key to the market. NTES could affect some of the momentum names that we have been highlighting, so we'll keep a close eye on key names that have been outperforming the markets.

At the time of publication, the authors 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.