Analyst calls: Cisco upgraded
Home Depot is downgraded to 'market perform,' and Potash is downgraded to 'hold.'
Wednesday's noteworthy upgrades include:
- Cisco (CSCO) upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at Pacific Crest
- ICF International (ICFI) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at SunTrust
- Oasis Petroleum (OAS) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at SunTrust
- Weatherford (WFT) upgraded to Hold from Underperform at Jefferies
- Royal Caribbean (RCL) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Argus
- Edwards Lifesciences (EW) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at UBS
- Home Depot (HD) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at Raymond James
- J.C. Penney (JCP) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at JPMorgan
- Mosaic (MOS) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Canaccord
- Potash (POT) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Canaccord
- Siemens (SI) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at RBC Capital
- IAMGOLD (IAG) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Macquarie
- Barrick Gold (ABX) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Argus
- Regal Entertainment (RGC) downgraded to Average from Above Average at Caris
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