Stocks held sharp gains after news that existing home sales were slightly better than expected, and after a series of solid earnings reports led by technology and manufacturing companies.
Here are six that are on the move:
The technology company was upgraded to buy from neutral at Miller Taback, with a price target of $57.
The home improvement retailer was downgraded to sell from neutral at Janney Capital.
The electronic equipment manufacturer was upgraded to buy from hold at Canaccord Genuity with a price target of $42.
The Internet company was removed from Citi's recommended list, and downgraded to hold from buy.
The sporting goods retailer was upgraded to buy from nuetral at Longbow Research, the firm saying it sees earnings upside and increased income in the corn belt.
The clothing manufacturer was trading at highs not seen in nearly three years.
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