Stocks to Watch: Estee Lauder, Carmax and More ...

Friday, 29 Oct 2010 | 11:00 AM ET
Six in 60
Six in 60

Stocks turned mixed after a mixed batch of economic and earnings news, and as investors continued to weigh the next steps from the Federal Reserve.

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

The personal products company was trading at all-time high levels this morning. The shares were up nearly 14 percent today.

-----------First Solar Inc
The solar manufacturer was downgraded to hold from buy at Deutsche Bank. The shares were down more than seven percent today.

-----------Monster Worldwide Inc
The online employment servicewas upgraded to buy from hold at Citi.

-----------General Dynamics Corp
The defense company was downgraded to neutral from buy at Buckingham. Yesterday, the company was upgraded to buy from neutral at Gleacher.

Carmax Inc
The automotive retailer was trading at all-time high levels this morning.


People's United
The bank was trading at lows not seen since March of 2005.

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.

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