Stocks to Watch: Marriott, Blue Nile and More ...
Stocks pared their losses Tuesday after a report showed consumer confidence rose slightly in October. Stocks were pressured earlier by a weak housing report and as the dollar rose against a basket of major currencies.
So which individual stocks are worth watching today? Here are six that are on the move:
Marriott Intl Inc
The hotel chain was upgraded to outperform from market perform at Bernstein with the price target increased from $45 to $38.
-----------Dick's Sporting Goods Inc
The sporting goods retailer was removed from the top pickslive list at Citi.
-----------Dow Chemical Co
The chemical manufacturer was initiated positive with a $40 price target at Susquehanna.
The financial company was downgraded to hold from buy at Deutsche Bank with a $125 price target.
National Oilwell Varco
The oil equipment and service company was traded at its highest level since October 2008. The shares were up about eight percent this morning.
The online jewelry retailer was downgraded to neutral from buy at MKM partners.
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