If the region is on the mend, then these large caps have further upside.
Both are expected to post growth. Analysts are also looking for strong results from Tesla Motors and Time Warner.
After selling its mobile business to Microsoft, the Finnish company can expect a prosperous future as it pushes into the telecom services business.
VeriFone is upgraded to 'outperform,' and MannKind is downgraded to 'underperform.'
Lockheed Martin is downgraded to 'sector perform,' and Transocean is upgraded to 'outperform.'
Siemens is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Accretive Health is downgraded to 'neutral.'
Tyson Foods is downgraded to 'neutral,' and 3D Systems is initiated with a 'buy.'
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