Posts Tagged ‘NASDAQ:MSFT’

Microsoft Corporation’s Painful But Profitable Restructuring

July 23rd, 2014

microsoftSadly, investors aren’t the only victims of Wall Street. On July 17, Microsoft Corporation(NASDAQ:MSFT) CEO Satya Nadella announced 18,000 layoffs in a bid to make the company more competitive. That equals about 14% of the workforce, but mostly 12,500 legacy Read more…


Tobacco Mega-Merger Sparks Investment Opportunity

July 21st, 2014

smokingThey may be the bane of the surgeon general’s existence, but the fact is, Americans can’t get enough of their favorite smokes. Even in the face of negative health effects, almost 20% of Americans chose to light up in 2012. In fact, more than 293 billion cigarettes were Read more…


Where Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Stock Is Headed

July 18th, 2014

microsoftKyle Anderson: Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT) Chief Executive Officer Satya Nadella announced today that the company will be cutting 18,000 jobs, a move that will eliminate 14% of the company’s workforce. Following the news, Microsoft stock  Read more…


Here Comes Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

July 2nd, 2014

microsoftJon Markman: Here comes Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). Once the belle of the ball among tech companies in the 1990s, then shunned after it made one blunder after another in the 2000s, the software giant in Washington state has rebounded Read more…


What investors will look for at Google’s I/O conference

June 25th, 2014

googleGoogle Inc(NASDAQ:GOOG) kicks off its annual I/O conference on Wednesday with plenty of goodies for software developers, but for investors it will take a lot of work to strip away the hype and find some Read more…


The Smart Money Is Preparing for a Correction

May 28th, 2014

market correctionIf you want a great stock to invest in, you should buy Crystal Ball Inc. (NYSE: BS) because it appears that in the past few weeks everyone on Wall Street is using one and they’re all saying Read more…


Multi-Month Price Consolidation In The Cards

May 16th, 2014

bearbull21Mitchell Clark: There still is no real trend in the equity market. One day, stocks sell off big-time; the next, the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average hit new record-highs. Read more…


The New Tech Safety Trade?

May 4th, 2014

sellbuyOld is a relative term. A decade ago, Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL), Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) and Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) were the poster Read more…


ETFs With The Most Exposure To Microsoft Corporation

April 22nd, 2014

microsoftSweta Killa: The software giant – Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) – is becoming an investors’ darling as depicted by the recent surge in its share price. In fact, Microsoft is leading the way in the broad tech space this year leaving behind its rivals Apple Read more…


Top Turnaround Stock For 2014

April 22nd, 2014

investingMarshall Hargrave: Tech stocks are in crash mode. The NASDAQ is down nearly 5% over the last month. Investors are trading in growth tech companies for value names. But as tech investors make that transition, they’re also turning to turnaround stories. Read more…


Moment Of Truth For The Nasdaq

April 22nd, 2014

nasdaqJon Markman:  Get ready for the first-quarter earnings reporting blitz! Read more…


Tech Stocks To Buy and Avoid

April 16th, 2014

buy-and-holdMarshall Hargrave: Over the past couple weeks the tech-heavy NASDAQ Composite has fallen twice as much as the S&P 500. Investors aren’t used to this type of movement. Top tech stocks generally outperform the broader market. Read more…


Blue Chip Stocks Expensive At This Point

April 4th, 2014

Wall streetMitchell Clark: There are a whole bunch of brand-name stocks that recently appreciated back close to their highs, many of which will soon be reporting their earnings. Read more…


Microsoft Corporation’s (MSFT) Deal With Apple Inc. (AAPL) A Lucrative Move?

April 1st, 2014

deal handshakeGeorge Leong: The business climate appears to be changing at Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT), as the company attempts to evolve from its roots as a maker of operating systems for personal computers (PCs) to a more dynamic business Read more…


Google Inc (GOOG): What Sets Their Powered Smartwatches Above The Rest

March 19th, 2014

technical-lookTara Clarke: Yesterday (Tuesday), Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) announced “Android Wear,” an extension of its mobile Android operating system (OS) designed to power wearable gadgets – and it’s going to be awesome. Read more…


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