These were some of the biggest dividend stock performers on the upside and the downside in today’s market action.
Freeport McMoran (FCX) – up 4%
Xerox (XRX) – up 3.5%
Hewlett Packard (HPQ) – up 3%
Alcoa (AA) – up 3%
Burger King Worldwide Inc (BKC) – up 3%
Staples (SPLS) – down 7%
PVH Corp. (PVH) – down 2%
Walgreen Company (WAG) – down 2%
Kinder Morgan Energy Partners L.P. (KMP) – down 2%
Macy’s (M) – down 1.5%
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