Google's (GOOG -3.3%) pending Motorola Mobility (MMI) acquisition could distract senior...

|By:, SA News Editor

Google's (GOOG -3.3%) pending Motorola Mobility (MMI) acquisition could distract senior management while failing to protect Android and keeping it from returning capital to shareholders, Stifel Nicolaus writes in lowering shares to Hold from Buy. “The strategic position of Google is weakening... [and] the Internet’s center of gravity is shifting from Google to Facebook."