Citicorp shares drifted lower Monday on news of a downgrading by Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, a firm that had championed the stock since the early part of the decade.

DLJ analyst Thomas K. Brown downgraded Citicorp to "market perform" from "buy," saying the company's consumer and credit card divisions are "mediocre" compared with those of other large banks.

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