Analyst calls: Potash upgraded
Boston Scientifc and First Solar are downgraded to 'neutral.'
Thursday's noteworthy upgrades include:
- CME Group (CME) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Macquarie
- Juniper (JNPR) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at BMO Capital
- VMware (VMW) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Wunderlich
- Zimmer (ZMH) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Mizuho
- Advance Auto Parts (AAP) upgraded to Buy from Hold at BB&T
- Potash (POT) upgraded to Outperform from Sector Perform at RBC Capital
- Micron (MU) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Wedbush
- Boston Scientific (BSX) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Mizuho
- Agrium (AGU) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at RBC Capital
- KB Home (KBH) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Stifel Nicolaus
- First Solar (FSLR) downgraded to Neutral from Positive at Avian
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