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Stocks to Watch: Pepsi, Micron, CSX, More ...

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Friday, 11 Feb 2011 | 10:59 AM ET
Six in 60
Six in 60

Stocks turned positive Friday, paring their earlier losses, after news that consumer sentiment rose to its highest level in eight months.

The Dow Jones Industrial Average gained, after snapping an eight-day winning streakin the previous session. But the index is still on pace for its 10th weekly gain in 11 weeks.

Kraft, Pfizer and Home Depot slipped, while Caterpillar and Cisco advanced on the blue-chip index.

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

CSX
The transportation comwas trading at all-time highs with shares up about 1 percent.

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Blue Nile
The online jewelry retailer was downgraded to hold from buy at Citi, with shares taking a hit, down more than 12 percent.

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Ameriprise Financial
The investment services company was upgraded to buy from neutral at Goldman Sachs. The firm also increased the price target to $73 from $61.

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Micron
The semiconductor manufacturer was downgraded to market perform from outperform at Wells Fargo.

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Treehouse Foods
The food manufacturer was upgraded to overweight from equal weight at Stephens. The firm also raised the price target to $59 from $55.

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Pepsico
The snack food and beverage manufacturer was downgraded to neutral from buy at Davenport.

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