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Stocks to Watch: Visa, Staples and More ...

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Wednesday, 8 Sep 2010 | 11:01 AM ET
Six in 60
Six in 60

Stocks rose after a losing session on Tuesday and ahead of news on the U.S. economy to be released Wednesday from the Federal Reserve.

So which individual stocks are worth watching today? Here are six that are on the move:

Visa
The consumer finance company was downgraded to underperform from neutral at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.

-----------Staples
The office products retailer was upgraded to conviction buy from neutral, saying the recent weakness is overdone.

-----------Tyco
The industrial company was trading higher after it announced a $1Bn stock repurchase program.

-----------Time Warner
The media and entertainment company was downgraded to hold from buy at Benchmark Company, also cutting the price target to $34 from $40.

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H&R Block

The consumer service company was downgraded to perform from outperform at Oppenheimer.

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Huntington Bancshares
The bank was upgraded to strong buy from outperfom at Raymond James.

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