These were some of the biggest dividend stock performers on the upside and the downside in today’s market action.
Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (CLF) – up 8%
Phillips 66 (PSX) – up 5%
Macy’s (M) – up 4%
Apple Inc. (AAPL) – up 4%
Hewlett Packard (HPQ) – up 4%
With the overwhelmingly bullish market sentiment stemming from the fiscal cliff resolution nearing, there were no big-name standouts on the downside today.
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