This Day On The Street
Continue to site right-arrow
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
TheStreet Open House

Cisco: Analysts' Upgrades, Downgrades

Editor's Note: Green and red arrows refer to intraday stock price movement.


Analog Devices (ADI) upgraded at Sterne from Neutral to Buy. $45 price target. Company is leveraged is a recovery of industrial and communications demand.

American Eagle (AEO - Get Report) upgraded at Goldman from Neutral to Buy. Estimates also boosted, as the company's margins should recover. $19 price target.

Aeropostale (ARO - Get Report) downgraded at Goldman to Sell. $23 price target. Company is facing increased competition and could post lower near-term earnings.

Cisco Systems (CSCO - Get Report) upgraded at Oppenheimer from Perform to Outperform. $23 price target. Stock is pricing in market share losses across the board.

Carlisle (CSL - Get Report) upgraded at Citigroup from Sell to Hold, Citigroup said. $39 price target. Estimates also boosted, given better pricing and the recent Hawk acquisition.

Cognizant Technology (CTSH) upgraded at Goldman to Buy. $80 price target. Offshore growth should continue to ramp.

EQT (EQT) upgraded at Stifel from Hold to Buy. $50 price target. Company should continue to unlock value in the Marcellus shale.

Federal Mogul (FDML) downgraded at Baird from Outperform to Neutral. $21 price target. Valuation call, as the stock has materially outperformed its peers over the past month.

Oasis Petroleum (OAS) rated new Buy at Keybanc. $33 price target. Company has posted large gains, but should continue to grow.

Polypore (PPO)u pgraded at Baird from Neutral to Outperform, Robert Baird said. $43 price target. Company is raising capacity to meet EDV demand.

Power-One (PWER) rated new Hold at Needham & Company. Company can continue to gain market share, but will likely face increased pricing pressure.

Sandridge Energy (SD - Get Report) upgraded at Stifel from Hold to Buy. $7.50 price target. Asset sales will help close the funding gap.

Stancorp Financial (SFG) rated new Hold at Citigroup. Sales growth could be hampered by macro issues. $45 price target.

Spirit Aerosystems (SPR - Get Report) downgraded at Goldman from Buy to Neutral. $23 price target. Valuation call, as the company is facing 787 delays.

Texas Instruments (TXN - Get Report) upgraded at Sterne Agee from Neutral to Buy. Company is gaining market share and boosting its capacity. $40 price target.

This article was written by a staff member of TheStreet.

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Try it NOW
Only $9.95
Try it NOW
14-Days Free
Try it NOW

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Options Profits

Our options trading pros provide over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • Actionable options commentary and news
  • Real-time trading community
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
Try it NOW
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!
AEO $16.69 0.00%
ARO $3.30 0.00%
CSL $91.46 0.00%
CSCO $27.13 0.00%
SPR $51.36 0.00%


DOW 17,712.66 +34.43 0.19%
S&P 500 2,061.02 +4.87 0.24%
NASDAQ 4,891.2190 +27.8570 0.57%

Partners Compare Online Brokers

Free Reports

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs