Posts Tagged ‘technology’

The Strong Dollar’s (Real) Toll On Tech Stocks

May 26th, 2015

dollar etfWhile the stronger dollar certainly did hurt technology sector earnings, the currency’s impact wasn’t as bad as predicted, and the case for US tech remains strong. Read more…


Apple Inc. (AAPL): Carl Icahn Would Like Tim Cook To Buyback Some More Of His Shares

May 18th, 2015

Carl Ichan1Tyler Durden:  Here is the only part that matters in the latest massive, 2000+ word letter Carl Icahn just “sent” to AAPL CEO Tim Cook, in which he advocates an AAPL stock price of $240/share or over $1.3 trillion, or 8% of US GDP: Read more…


Apple Inc., Microsoft Corporation, Google Inc, Cisco Systems, Inc.: The Most Cash Rich Tech Companies

May 14th, 2015

cashKyle Anderson: Five of the United States’ top tech companies have more than $430 billion in cash combined, according to a new report from Moody’s Investors Service. Read more…


Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA): Should The Company Be Valued As A Tech Stock?

April 1st, 2015

tesla motorsGeorge Leong: It has been a while since I talked about the prospects for Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA), which continues to be one of the more actively traded momentum plays in the stock market. Read more…


Apple Inc. (AAPL), Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) and HBO: A Streaming War Is Brewing

March 16th, 2015

netflixJay Taylor: The Apple Watch stole the show at the March 9 media event hosted by Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL). But the event was about much more than the Watch. Read more…


International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) Dividend Isn’t Worth Investing In The Company’s Problems

March 11th, 2015

investingJim Bach:  International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE:IBM) stock has fallen 14.8% in the past year – but the IBM dividend is attracting investors to keep buying. Read more…


Apple Inc. (AAPL): Gold Finds An Unlikely Ally, Third Of Worlds Gold To Be Purchased

March 5th, 2015

apple goldThe Silver Bug:  The gold market may soon have an ally from an unlikely source. Read more…


Is Apple Inc. (AAPL) Worth Buying At The Top?

February 24th, 2015

stock price surgeCorey Rosenbloom: Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) shares broke strongly to new all-time highs today, leaving some traders thrilled and others frustrated for missing out. Read more…


Smart Ways To Play A Range-Bound Technology ETF

February 13th, 2015

investRick Pendergraft: Over the course of the first 25 trading days in 2015, the S&P 500 was caught in choppy trading. The index seemed to be extremely volatile, but in reality, every daily close was between 1,992.67 and 2,063.15. Read more…


Tech: Ready To Bust The Bear?

February 12th, 2015

bearbull1Jon Markman: Tech earnings have been in focus over the past week, and the results have not been exactly electric. On the positive side, Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) surged 16.4 percent on a top- and bottom-line beat and upward guidance.

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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Struggling Compared To Apple Inc. (AAPL)

February 2nd, 2015

microsoftGeorge Leong: Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) CEO Satya Nadella must be envying Tim Cook of Apple, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) these days after the staggering blowout quarter by Apple last week. Nadella, while a vast improvement over former head Steve Ballmer, Read more…


Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) Will Spin Off Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA)

January 29th, 2015

alibabayahooJay Taylor:  It is the moment Yahoo Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) investors have been nervously awaiting. Read more…


Why Google Inc (GOOGL) Is Investing $1 Billion In SpaceX

January 22nd, 2015

googleJay Taylor: Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL) wants to use space bring Internet to the masses. And this desire makes perfect sense for the search giant. Read more…


Apple Inc.,, Inc., and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd Could Follow Netflix, Inc.’s Lead

January 21st, 2015

invest“If the market is willing to pay 15% more for shares of Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) this morning it really doesn’t matter what you think of Adam Sandler flix. For that matter, it’s irrelevant that House of Cards pushed its creative ambitions in front Read more…


A Major Threat To Apple Inc. (AAPL)?

January 20th, 2015

apple buzzGeorge Leong:  Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has become the Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE:WMT) of the technology sector stocks. Under the aggressive strategy of CEO Tim Cook, the company continues what its legendary founder Steve Jobs started Read more…


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