GO
Loading...

Stocks to Watch: Baidu, Kellogg and More ...

CNBC.com
Friday, 22 Oct 2010 | 11:00 AM ET
Six in 60
Six in 60

Stocks were mixed after a batch of largely stronger earnings reports and as investors turn their attention to how finance ministers from the Group of 20 major advanced and developing countries will address currency tensions as they meet in Korea.

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

The online marketing company was upgraded to overweight from neutral at Piper Jaffray. The firm raised the price target to $139 from $81.

-----------Wynn Resorts Ltd
The gambling and resort company was downgraded to hold from buy at Soleil Securities. The firm cited valuation as the reason for the downgrade.

-----------UnitedHealth Group
The health care provider was upgraded to outperform from market perform at BMO Capital.

-----------Kellogg
The food manufacturer was downgraded to sector perform from outperform at RBC Capital with the price target cut to $49 from $55.

-----------

Diamond Offshore
The drilling company was upgraded to buy from hold at Dahlman Rose. The firm noted an improving deepwater market.

------------

Caterpillar
The construction and mining manufacturer was downgraded to market perform from outperform at Raymond James.
______________________________

Get the latest stock picks on the CNBC Stock Blog, and see what analysts and others are watching before the bell each day at Analyst Watch.

  Price   Change %Change
BIDU
---
CAT
---
DO
---
K
---
UNH
---
WYNN
---

Featured

Contact

  • Showtimes

    United States
    Monday - Friday 9a ET
    Europe
    Monday - Friday 15:00 CET
    Asia
    Monday - Friday 21:00 SIN/HK
    Australia
    Monday - Friday 23:00 SYD
    New Zealand
    Tuesday - Saturday 01:00 NZ
  • Carl Quintanilla is an Emmy-winning reporter and co-anchor of CNBC's "Squawk on the Street," broadcast live from the NYSE.

  • Simon Hobbs co-anchors the 10 a.m. hour of CNBC's "Squawk on the Street" live from the New York Stock Exchange.

  • Jim Cramer is host of CNBC's "Mad Money" and co-anchor of the 9 a.m. ET hour of CNBC's "Squawk on the Street."

  • Co-anchor of CNBC's "Squawk on the Street," David Faber also is a co-producer of CNBC's original documentaries.

  • Rick Santelli joined CNBC Business News as an on-air editor in 1999, reporting live from the floor of the Chicago Board of Trade.