Raymond James downgrades Exxon Mobil (XOM +1.4%) to market perform, expecting solid results, but...

|By:, SA News Editor

Raymond James downgrades Exxon Mobil (XOM +1.4%) to market perform, expecting solid results, but "sometimes, being the ultimate energy 'blue chip' could be a disadavantage. We envision 2010 being one of those times." The firm also upgrades Hess (HES +4.6%) to strong buy.