The following video is from Tuesday's Investor Beat, in which host Chris Hill and Motley Fool analysts David Hanson and Michael Olsen dissect the hardest-hitting investing stories of the day.
Shares of BP (NYSE:BP) hit a 52-week high today, with third-quarter profits falling 34% and the company increasing its quarterly dividend. Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) moved upward after cost-cutting measures proved effective in bringing in higher-than-expected profits. Sears Holdings (NASDAQOTH:SHLDQ) is up on the news that the company is thinking about spinning off its Lands' End brand. And 1-800-Flowers (NASDAQ:FLWS) increases both its first-quarter sales and its losses. In this segment, the guys discuss four stocks making moves today.
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