5 Top Stock Gainers for Tuesday: Ford, Halliburton, Dow End Up

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© TheStreet 5 Top Stock Gainers for Tuesday: Ford, Halliburton, Dow End Up

Stocks ended mixed Tuesday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average posting its second straight record high close.

Here are some of the market’s biggest gainers for Tuesday:

1. Ford | Increase 12%

Ford shares powered higher after the automaker said it is planning to nearly double production capacity of the all-electric F-150 Lightning pickup to 150,000 vehicles per year at its Dearborn, Mich., facility “to meet soaring customer demand.”

2. Halliburton | Increase 6%

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Shares of Halliburton advanced after Morgan Stanley analyst Connor Lynagh upgraded the oilfield services company to overweight from equal weight and raised his price target to $30 from $28. Oil prices were also climbing on Tuesday.

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3. Dow Inc. | Increase 2.7%

Dow Inc. shares climbed after the chemical company recently launched Luxsense Silicone Synthetic Leather, the world’s first high-end silicone-based synthetic leather material. It is designed to meet specifications in transportation seating and interiors, furniture, fashion, wearable devices and consumer electronics with unique features.

4. NexTier Oilfield Solutions | Increase 27%

Shares of NexTier Oilfield skyrocketed after the oil and gas equipment services company said it is expecting revenue in the fourth quarter of 2021 to come in between $500 million and $510 million, an increase of more than 25% compared to the third quarter. EBITDA is expected to be between $75 million and $80 million.

5. Boston Properties | Increase 3.3%

Boston Properties jumped after Deutsche Bank analyst Derek Johnston upgraded the real estate investment trust to buy from hold with a $131 price target.

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