BMC Software (BMC -2.5%) falls on a downgrade to Underperform from Raymond James, whose checks...

|About: BMC Software, Inc. (BMC)|By:, SA News Editor

BMC Software (BMC -2.5%) falls on a downgrade to Underperform from Raymond James, whose checks indicate the systems management software vendor is facing operational and sales headwinds. BMC, which reports after the close on Oct. 31, has been struggling with sales issues for the non-mainframe portion of its business for some time.