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Stocks to Watch: Amazon.com, Aéropostale and More ...

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Friday, 7 Jan 2011 | 11:00 AM ET
Six in 60
Six in 60

Stocks turned modestly positive as investors absorbed a mixed jobs report and began to turn attention to earnings, which will begin to be reported in earnest next week.

The Dow Jones Industrial Averagerose less than 10 points a day after the blue-chip index fell for the first time in five days.

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

Amazon.com Inc
The online retailer was trading at all-time highsFriday morning. The shares were up more than 1%.

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Aéropostale Inc
The apparel retailer was downgraded to underperform from market perform at Wells Fargo.

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Freeport-McMoRan Cop & Gold Inc
The mining company was upgraded to buy from hold at Canaccord Genuity. The firm raised the price target to $135 from $98 per share.

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CME Group Inc
The investment service company was downgraded to hold from buy at Deutsche Bank with the price target remaining $320 dollars.

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Dollar General Corporation
The discount retailer was upgraded to outperform from market perform at Avondale.

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Carnival Corp
The cruise line was initiated buy with a $61 price target at Nomura Securities.

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