Starbucks is upgraded while McDonald's is downgraded. Zynga is initiated with a 'buy' at Goldman.
Zynga is initiated with 'outperform,' and Deutsche Banks is downgraded to 'neutral.'
It's all a matter of perspective.
Hyatt Hotels and Marriott are upgraded to 'buy,' while Starwood Hotels is downgraded to 'neutral.'
The online game developer hasn't been able to match its IPO price lately.
Traveleres and JC Penney are upgraded to 'outperform,' while Kohl's and Nordstrom are cut to 'hold.'
As old hits such as CityVille lose popularity, gaming company looks to new ones to maintain user base.
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