Shares of some top pharmaceuticals companies are up at 10 a.m.:

Baxter International Inc. rose $.54 or .7 percent, to $74.51.

Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. rose $.03 or .1 percent, to $50.56.

Hospira rose $.26 or .5 percent, to $54.11.

Johnson & Johnson rose $.21 or .2 percent, to $103.97.

Eli Lilly & Co. rose $.04 or .1 percent, to $64.19.

Merck rose $.45 or .7 percent, to $60.93.

Pfizer rose $.09 or .3 percent, to $29.49.