Analyst calls: Crocs downgraded
Zynga is upgraded to 'buy,' and F5 Networks is both downgraded and upgraded.
Thursday's noteworthy upgrades include:
- Akamai (AKAM) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Canaccord
- Equinix (EQIX) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at Citigroup
- Honeywell (HON) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Bernstein
- Skyworks (SWKS) upgraded to Strong Buy from Outperform at Raymond James
- Zynga (ZNGA) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Needham
- F5 Networks (FFIV) upgraded to Buy from Above Average Caris
- Wynn Resorts (WYNN) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Compass Point
- Allegheny Technologies (ATI) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Longbow
- Canadian National (CNI) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at RBC Capital
- F5 Networks (FFIV) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Wunderlich, and to Perform from Outperform at Oppenheimer
- Motorola Solutions (MSI) downgraded to Outperform from Strong Buy at Raymond James
- Wyndham (WYN) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank
- LSI Corp. (LSI) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Wedbush
- Crocs (CROX) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Sterne Agee
- Canadian Pacific (CP) downgraded to Sector Perform from Outperform at RBC Capital
Thursday's noteworthy initiations include:
- Cubist (CBST) initiated with a Sell at Cantorl
- DISH (DISH) initiated with a Neutral at Guggenheim
- DirecTV (DTV) initiated with a Neutral at Guggenheim
- Time Warner Cable (TWC) initiated with a Buy at Guggenheim
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