Harley-Davidson (NYSE:HOG): Citi believes that Harley-Davidson’s 2014 motorcycle lineup is strong. The firm expects consumers to respond favorably to the new motorcycles, and it keeps a Buy rating on the shares.
Nike (NYSE:NKE): Based on channel checks, Wells Fargo thinks that Nike was one of the best-performing brands in the second quarter of 2013. The firm believes Nike has strong momentum in key emerging markets, and it identifies the company as one of its top picks. Wells keeps an Outperform rating on the stock.
Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO): After meeting with Cisco’s chief operating officer, Wells Fargo believes that the company continues to execute well and that it will see gradually improving trends in many key product categories and geographies. According to Wells, Cisco reports that the global economy is continuing to recover, and the firm keeps an Outperform rating on the stock.
GameStop (NYSE:GME): After meeting with GameStop’s senior management, Oppenheimer believes that consumer interest in new video games continues to accelerate and appears to be surpassing even the most optimistic forecasts. The firm keeps an Outperform rating on the stock.