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Best Buy is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Akamai is initiated with a 'buy.'
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Exxon Mobil is downgraded to 'neutral,' and TiVo is initiated with a 'buy.'
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These companies won't soar like other plays in the sector, but they make for great income sources.
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