These were some of the biggest dividend stock performers on the upside and the downside in today’s market action.
Chesapeake Energy (CHK) – up 6%
Petroleo Brasileiro (PBR) – up 5%
The Gap Inc. (GPS) – up 4%
Staples (SPLS) – up 3%
Consol Energy (CNX) – up 3%
Aviva plc (AV) – down 12%
Ross Stores (ROST) – down 7%
PetSmart (PETM) – down 7%
Western Digital (WDC) – down 3%
Coach, Inc. (COH) – down 3%
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