Stocks pared losses and were mixed in Wednesday as investors absorbed a slew of economic data including rising U.S. import prices, a sharp drop in a regional manufacturing survey, and an expected modest rise in industrial production.
So which individual stocks are worth watching today? Here are six that are on the move:
The food company was trading at its highest level since October, 2008.
Barnes & Noble
The book retailer was downgraded to underperform from neutral at Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
The broadcasting and entertainment company was trading at an all-time high Wednesday morning.
The broadcasting and entertainment company was downgraded to neutral from buy at Miller Tabak.
The machinery equipment manufacturer was initiated buy at Citi with a $52 price target.
The restaurant chain was downgraded to hold from buy at Keybanc.
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