Cisco (CSCO) +1.3% after catching an upgrade to Outperform from RBC. The firm cites better...

|About: Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO)|By:, SA News Editor

Cisco (CSCO) +1.3% after catching an upgrade to Outperform from RBC. The firm cites better visibility and gross margin stabilization, among other things. "Cisco's core markets are no longer under attack from Huawei, HP and Juniper and Cisco's market shares have rebounded and stabilized. Cisco has also improved its sales execution and refocused its engineering talent.." IDC's data indicates Cisco, which trades at less than 8x FY13E EPS, lost a bit of Ethernet switching share in Q3.