AMZN : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Bear of the Day: Groupon (GRPN) - Bear of the Day

    April 24, 2014
    Bear of the Day: Groupon (GRPN) - Bear of the Day
  2. Bull of the Day: Dangdang (DANG) - Bull of the Day

    April 24, 2014
    Bull of the Day: Dangdang (DANG) - Bull of the Day
  3. A Big Earnings Week Ahead - Ahead of Wall Street

    April 21, 2014
    Earnings will be front and center this week and will determine whether stocks sustain or lose last week's momentum.
  4. A Long Wait for Clean Data - Ahead of Wall Street

    March 6, 2014
    We will likely have to wait till May or even longer to get data that is undistorted by weather.
  5. e-Commerce Stock Update - March 2014 (pt. 2) - Industry Outlook

    March 6, 2014
    e-Commerce Stock Update - March 2014 (pt. 2) - Industry Outlook
  6. Bear of the Day: Groupon (GRPN) - Bear of the Day

    February 24, 2014
    Bear of the Day: Groupon (GRPN) - Bear of the Day
  7. With The Market At New Highs- It’s Time To Look Towards GARP ...

    February 20, 2014
    With the broad market hitting new highs, stocks aren’t as cheap as they once were. That’s were GARP style investing can come ...
  8. Bull of the Day: Qihoo 360 (QIHU) - Bull of the Day

    February 5, 2014
    Bull of the Day: Qihoo 360 (QIHU) - Bull of the Day
  9. Emerging Markets Make Investors Critical - Ahead of Wall Street

    January 27, 2014
    Investors had become used to a world in which nothing could go wrong and stocks always went up, irrespective of fundamentals. ...
  10. The Fat Man Outdid Himself This Year - Ahead of Wall Street

    December 27, 2013
    "Santa Claus rallies" are nothing new, but this year the old guy simply outdid himself.
  11. How's Your Black Friday Portfolio? - Ahead of Wall Street

    November 29, 2013
    Starting the retail holiday shopping season on Thanksgiving was an unmitigated success.
  12. 7 ETF Types To Be Thankful For

    November 28, 2013
    This year has shaped up to be quite kind to investors as major equity indexes are holding onto double-digit gains ahead of ...
  13. Best Buy Earnings Preview: Is The Turnaround Real?

    November 16, 2013
    Best Buy (NYSE: BBY), which is looking for a boost this holiday shopping season from the launch of the PlayStation 4 and ...
  14. e-Commerce Stock Update - Nov 2013 (pt. 1) - Industry Outlook

    November 7, 2013
    e-Commerce Stock Update - Nov 2013 (pt. 1) - Industry Outlook
  15. Earnings Season Past the Halfway Mark - Ahead of Wall Street

    October 25, 2013
    The Q3 scorecard has bloomed lately, with growth rates and beat ratios now outpacing Q2 and the last few quarters.
  16. Earnings Performance Lackluster (Again) - Ahead of Wall Street

    October 24, 2013
    The Q3 is on track to be along the lines of what we saw in the last few quarters, likely no better or worse.
  17. Barron's Recap: The Best and Worst States

    October 12, 2013
    This weekend in Barron's online: Barron's yearly ranking of the best and worst states, as well as the prospects ...
  18. Apple TV Vs. Roku Vs. Chromecast Vs. NeoTV Vs. Bravia Smart Stick

    October 6, 2013
    There are too many streaming devices on the market right now. That's not to say that consumers shouldn't have ...
  19. Sotheby’s Catches A Bid

    October 4, 2013
    Activist investor Dan Loeb has his sights set on Sothey's. Third Point, the company's third largest shareholder upped its ...
  20. Amazon Quietly Unveils $229 Kindle Fire HDX, $379 Kindle Fire ...

    September 25, 2013
    Instead of hosting a press conference with cool invitations and endless amounts of pre-show hype, Amazon (NASDAQ: homepage ...
  21. What Investors Can Learn From Dell's Buyout

    September 13, 2013
    PC maker Dell (Nasdaq: DELL) kick-started the era of affordable personal computers -- and made many people very wealthy along ...
  22. Avoid These Shrinking Market Leaders

    September 10, 2013
    Even the best companies are finding it hard to generate solid revenue growth these days.The slow-growth economy means that ...
  23. Much Ado About Cannabis Stocks

    September 5, 2013
    The marijuana movement has been prominently progressing, and started from the bottom in the U.S. with overhauling disapproval ...
  24. Plenty Left To Do, But Signs Of Progress At Best Buy

    August 20, 2013
    Best Buy's turnaround is showing results, but there's still a lot left to do
  25. BlackBerry Finally Looking For A Bidder, But Will A Real Buyer ...

    August 14, 2013
    Can BlackBerry sell itself to a company willing to take on the challenge of turning it around?
  26. Bull of the Day: CME Group (CME) - Bull of the Day

    August 5, 2013
    Bull of the Day: CME Group (CME) - Bull of the Day
  27. Bear of the Day: Amazon (AMZN) - Bear of the Day

    August 1, 2013
    Bear of the Day: Amazon (AMZN) - Bear of the Day
  28. EMC May Be Stronger Than It Looks

    July 25, 2013
    In-line results may be stronger than they look, and EMC looks seriously undervalued.
  29. Earnings Growth Concentrated in a Few Pockets - Ahead of Wall ...

    July 25, 2013
    Finance and a few other areas are hiding a lot of earnings pain in most of the sectors.
  30. Netflix Continues To Divide Investors

    July 24, 2013
    Despite the video streaming service gaining 183% year-to-date, Netflix (NFLX) always seems to have its detractors. The latest ...
  31. Netflix Results Are Always About Tomorrow

    July 23, 2013
    Netflix hits its marks, but a slight slip in sub growth may punish these highly-valued shares
  32. Retail Industry Stock Outlook - July 2013 - Industry Outlook

    July 19, 2013
    Retail Industry Stock Outlook - July 2013 - Industry Outlook
  33. eBay Seems Undervalued, But Wall Street Will Need Convincing

    July 18, 2013
    eBay is delivering good growth and building for the future, but near-term guidance is weighing on the stock.
  34. Prices Slashed for BlackBerry Z10 - Analyst Blog

    July 15, 2013
    Research in Motion Limited's future looks grim as the company's latest Z10 smartphone based on new BB10 platform failed to ...
  35. Technology Stock Roundup: Facebook Shines, Apple's in a Mess ...

    July 15, 2013
    Last week saw technology stocks heading higher again, although some didn't quite keep up with the market.
  36. RadioShack Slips to Underperform - Analyst Blog

    July 12, 2013
    We downgrade our recommendation on RadioShack to Underperform ahead of its second-quarter 2013 financial results.
  37. Netflix Thriving on Partnerships - Analyst Blog

    July 11, 2013
    Netflix Inc has signed a partnership deal with Fox Television Studios to finance The Killing
  38. Apple Found Guilty in E-book Trial - Analyst Blog

    July 11, 2013
    Apple found itself at the receiving end of an adverse ruling in the e-book pricing case filed by the U.S. Department of Justice.
  39. Techtronic Industries: Unknown ADR Worth A Second Look

    July 10, 2013
    Nashville's Tennessean newspaper reported July 9 that Hong Kong-based Techtronic Industries had successfully purchased the ...
  40. Bet on Best Buy as it Hits New High - Analyst Blog

    July 10, 2013
    Shares of Best Buy surged to attain a new 52-week high of $30.35 on Jul 9, 2013, before closing at $29.73.
  41. e-Commerce Stock Update - July 2013 (pt. 1) - Industry Outlook

    July 8, 2013
    e-Commerce Stock Update - July 2013 (pt. 1) - Industry Outlook
  42. e-Commerce Stock Update - July 2013 (pt. 1) - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    July 8, 2013
    e-Commerce Stock Update - July 2013 (pt. 1) - Zacks Analyst Interviews
  43. Target Strengthens Canadian Base - Analyst Blog

    July 5, 2013
    Target plans to open 20 new additional stores in Canada.
  44. Target Solidifies Store Base - Analyst Blog

    July 2, 2013
    Target announced plans to open yet another store in Spokane, Wash.
  45. Best Buy a Solid Bet, Attains New High - Analyst Blog

    July 2, 2013
    Shares of Best Buy surged to attain a new 52-week high of $29.91 on Jul 1, 2013, before closing at $29.74. Shares of this ...
  46. Target Plans More California Stores - Analyst Blog

    July 1, 2013
    After announcing its plans of opening 2 new stores in California, one each in Fresno and Rocklin, Target laid out plans to ...
  47. Tech Roundup: Microsoft Soars, Google Disappoints - Analyst Blog

    July 1, 2013
    Last week, Microsoft signed an important agreement with Oracle related to cloud computing technologies, Facebook announced ...
  48. CDW's First Day Return Up 7.8%: Should You Buy?

    June 28, 2013
    Value-added IT reseller CDW (Nasdaq:CDW) went public June 27, up 7.8% to $18.33 in its first day of trading. Getting off ...
  49. DTS Expands in Asia - Analyst Blog

    June 28, 2013
    Asia continues to become an important growth hub for DTS Inc (DTSI)
  50. Target Expands into California - Analyst Blog

    June 28, 2013
    Target announced it plans to open 2 new stores in California, one each in Fresno and Rocklin.
  51. Oracle, Salesforce Team Up - Analyst Blog

    June 26, 2013
    Oracle Corp. is teaming up with (CRM), its fierce competitor in the cloud-based customer relationship software ...
  52. Liberty Interactive Upped to Neutral - Analyst Blog

    June 25, 2013
    We upgrade our recommendation on Liberty Interactive to Neutral.
  53. Microsoft, Oracle in Partnership - Analyst Blog

    June 25, 2013
    Microsoft Corp. and Oracle Corp. entered into a strategic partnership enabling customers to run Oracle software on Windows ...
  54. Scripps Networks Remains Neutral - Analyst Blog

    June 21, 2013
    We reaffirm our long-term Neutral recommendation on Scripps Networks Interactive.
  55. Netflix Surges on DreamWorks Deal - Analyst Blog

    June 18, 2013
    Netflix has entered into a multi-year deal with DreamWorks Animation.
  56. Amazon's Kindle Now in India - Analyst Blog

    June 18, 2013
    Online retailing giant Inc. has announced the availability of Kindle Fire HD, Kindle Paperwhite and Kindle on ...
  57. Microsoft Partners Best Buy - Analyst Blog

    June 17, 2013
    Microsoft Corp. recently announced a partnership with Best Buy to roll out Windows Stores across the its 500 outlets in the ...
  58. Is Store-in-Store the New Retail Mantra? - Analyst Blog

    June 14, 2013
    Store-within-a-store has been making headlines of late, though the concept is nothing new to retailers. Owing to the shift ...
  59. Apple DOJ e-Book Clash Continues - Analyst Blog

    June 14, 2013
    The ongoing e-book price-fixing case between Apple and the U.S Department of Justice took an interesting turn, after the ...
  60. Stock Market News for June 14, 2013 - Market News

    June 14, 2013
    Benchmarks ended their losing streak on Thursday following stronger-than-expected reports on the home front
  61. Stock Market News for June 13, 2013 - Market News

    June 13, 2013
    Fears of Federal Reserve easing off the bond purchase program triggered a sell-off on Wednesday, pushing benchmarks into ...
  62. CBS Pinned to Neutral - Analyst Blog

    June 10, 2013
    We have maintained our long-term Neutral recommendation on CBS Corporation.
  63. IBM Spends $2 Billion To Improve Its Offense … And Defense

    June 5, 2013
    IBM pays up to build out its cloud service offerings.
  64. Apple Hopes iRadio Keeps Users Tuned In

    June 4, 2013
    Apple's gearing up to launch its own internet radio service, but how much will this really affect its stock?
  65. EMC Opening Its Wallet And Bracing For The Next Evolution Of ...

    May 30, 2013
    Facing a slowdown in storage demand, EMC looks to the future.
  66. Pandora Goes To Up To 11

    May 24, 2013
    Pandora is showing that it can deliver on its model and its goals.
  67. After A Big Recovery Rally, It's Up To Renew Blue For Best Buy

    May 22, 2013
    Investors have bought Best Buy's story, but this quarter shows that a lot of work remains to be done
  68. Overheated Expectations Send Rackspace Investors To The Torture ...

    May 9, 2013
    Absent a real competitive moat, it's hard to make sense of Rackspace's valuation.
  69. Is Microsoft Hitting Up Barnes & Noble For Some Nook(ie)?

    May 9, 2013
    Will Microsoft pay up to take Nook Media off Barnes & Noble's hands?
  70. The Defenestration Of Apple Continues

    April 24, 2013
    Apple's value as a stock has plunged, but the company seems to be in better shape.
  71. Schulze Plus Joly Equals Success?

    March 26, 2013
    Best Buy founder Richard Schulze announced March 25 that he was dropping his bid for the company and rejoining the board ...
  72. The Week Ahead: Will Google or Amazon Follow Apple

    March 15, 2013
    March definitely went out like a lion in the markets, as records are being challenged daily...but although MoneyShow's Tom ...
  73. EA Unveils New Free Tetris Game - Analyst Blog

    February 15, 2013
    Electronic Arts (EA) is expanding its free-to-play gaming portfolio. EA recently announced that its new puzzle game Tetris ...
  74. EA's New Free-to-Play Game - Analyst Blog

    February 14, 2013
    Reportedly, video game developer and publisher Electronic Arts' (EA) upcoming title Real Racing 3 will be available as a ...
  75. Why Steve Jobs' Big Blunder is Starting to Cost Apple

    February 13, 2013
    In coming months, moviegoers will be treated to a pair of hagiographic films about Steve Jobs. In early April, we'll get ...
  76. 10 Highly-Anticipated Tech IPOs for 2013

    February 12, 2013
    Investment bankers are a fickle lot. When the market takes a tumble, they tell their soon-to-go-public banking clients to ...
  77. Google Buys Channel Intelligence - Analyst Blog

    February 8, 2013
    Google Inc. (GOOG) recently announced that it has acquired an online marketing service Channel Intelligence (CI), a consolidated ...
  78. Microsoft to Open Two More Stores - Analyst Blog

    February 1, 2013
    Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) is set to open its first Microsoft Store in Honolulu, Hawaii and in Detroit, MI. The Honolulu store ...
  79. Target's Strategic Initiative - Analyst Blog

    January 29, 2013
    Target Corporation (TGT) as part of its P-fresh remodel program, which facilitates the company to sustain sales momentum ...
  80. Market News Fails to Disappoint - Analyst Blog

    January 29, 2013
    As the first FOMC meeting of 2013 gets underway today, it is perhaps appropriate to acknowledge the Fed's contribution to ...
  81. Ahead of Wall Street - January 29, 2013 - Ahead of Wall Street

    January 29, 2013
    Tuesday, January 29, 2013 As the first FOMC meeting of 2013 gets underway today, it is perhaps appropriate to acknowledge ...
  82. Are LBO's making a comeback? - Investment Ideas

    January 28, 2013
    Are LBO's coming back when the broader market is about to hit new all-time highs? Leveraged buyouts (LBO's) occur ...
  83. Stock Market News for January 28, 2013 - Market News

    January 28, 2013
    Strong earnings from major companies once again propelled benchmarks to a finish in the green.    Following these results, ...
  84. Stock Market News for January 25, 2013 - Market News

    January 25, 2013
    The Dow Jones and S&P 500 finished in the green following strong domestic and international economic data coupled with better-than-expected ...
  85. KLA-Tencor Preview: Will it Miss? - Analyst Blog

    January 23, 2013
    KLA-Tencor Corporation (KLAC) is set to report second quarter fiscal 2013 results on Jan 24. Last quarter, it posted a negative ...
  86. Will Netflix Beat Estimate in 4Q - Analyst Blog

    January 22, 2013
    Netflix Inc. (NFLX) is set to report its fourth quarter 2012 results on Jan 23. In the prior quarter, the company posted ...
  87. Apple Preview: Likely to Beat - Analyst Blog

    January 22, 2013
    Apple Inc. (AAPL) is expected to beat expectations when it reports first quarter results on Jan 23, 2013 after the closing ...
  88. Meredith Reaffirms Outlook - Analyst Blog

    January 22, 2013
    Meredith Corporation (MDP), which is scheduled to report its second-quarter 2013 earnings on Jan 24, reaffirmed its earlier ...
  89. Will AMD Beat Estimates in 4Q? - Analyst Blog

    January 21, 2013
    We expect online retailer chip maker Advanced Micro Devices Inc (AMD) to beat expectations when it reports fourth quarter ...
  90. Bull Vs. Bear: Apple Will Recover

    January 21, 2013
    Apple's stock will recover from its recent slide. The company has too much going right for it to stay down.
  91. Groupon on Buying Spree - Analyst Blog

    January 18, 2013
    Reportedly, online deals provider Groupon Inc. (GRPN) has acquired Mountain View, California-based Glassmap for an undisclosed ...
  92. Google Challenges iTunes - Analyst Blog

    January 17, 2013
    Internet search giant Google Inc. (GOOG) has introduced a music service that allows customers to buy songs from the Android ...
  93. Holiday Sales Drive eBay's Q4 - Analyst Blog

    January 17, 2013
    eBay Inc. (EBAY) reported fourth quarter earnings of 63 cents, which exceeded the Zacks Consensus by 2 cents, or 3.7% and ...
  94. Netflix's New Content Deal - Analyst Blog

    January 16, 2013
    Video streaming services provider Netflix (NFLX) recently signed a new content deal with Turner Broadcasting System and The ...
  95. Target's Strategic Initiatives - Analyst Blog

    January 15, 2013
    Target Corporation (TGT), the operator of general merchandise and food discount stores in the United States, announced a ...
  96. Microsoft Solutions for J. C. Penney - Analyst Blog

    January 15, 2013
    The world's largest software maker Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) will now be helping popular retailer J. C. Penney Company Inc. ...
  97. High Paid Manufacturing Turns to U.S. - Analyst Blog

    January 14, 2013
    Outsourcing or offshoring has had a profound effect on the U.S. job market. Industries such as textiles, toys, shoes and ...
  98. Best Buy Reports Above Expectations - Analyst Blog

    January 14, 2013
    Best Buy Company Inc.'s (BBY) holiday sales numbers came in as a surprise, as the company's results exhibited signs of improvement. ...
  99. Google Rolls Out Zavers - Analyst Blog

    January 14, 2013
    The world's most popular Internet search engine provider Google Inc. (GOOG) recently launched a new digital coupon offering, ...
  100. Seagate's Latest Offering - Analyst Blog

    January 9, 2013
    Hard disk manufacturer Seagate Corporation (STX) has come up with a mobile wireless storage device: Seagate Wireless Plus ...
  101. SanDisk Boosts SSD Portfolio - Analyst Blog

    January 9, 2013
    Flash memory storage solution provider SanDisk Corp. (SNDK) recently unveiled two solid state drive (SSD) suites that are ...
  102. Target's Price Matching Policy - Analyst Blog

    January 9, 2013
    Target Corporation (TGT) announced its year-round price matching policy with the aim of offering its patrons the facility ...
  103. TWC, Roku Inks Streaming Pact - Analyst Blog

    January 8, 2013
    Time Warner Cable (TWC), the second largest cable multi-service operator ('MSO') in the U.S. has collaborated with Roku Inc. ...
  104. Blockbuster Launches Android App - Analyst Blog

    January 8, 2013
    Blockbuster Inc., the sister concern of DISH Network Corp. (DISH) has released an application for smartphones running on ...
  105. Consumer ETFs Could Be Hit Hard by Fiscal Cliff Deal - ETF News ...

    January 7, 2013
    Investors breathed a sigh of relief last week as Congress finally came together - sort of - in order to 'solve' the fiscal ...
  106. Apple's App Store Suit Rejected - Analyst Blog

    January 4, 2013
    According to Reuters, Apple Inc (AAPL) has lost a part of its lawsuit against (AMZN) as a U.S. District Judge, ...
  107. Google Announces New Music Service - Analyst Blog

    December 31, 2012
    The world's most popular Internet search engine provider Google Inc.'s (GOOG) music service, Google Play Music recently came ...
  108. PayPal is Powering eBay - Analyst Blog

    December 28, 2012
    As 2012 nears its end, a quick look at the top 25 industry sectors as ranked by Investor's Business Daily (IBD) leads to ...
  109. EA Set To Launch Dead Space 3 Demo - Analyst Blog

    December 27, 2012
    Electronic Arts (EA) is aggressively marketing its upcoming new game Dead Space 3. Visceral, an EA studio and developer of ...
  110. Stock Market News for December 27, 2012 - Market News

    December 27, 2012
    A slump in U.S retail stocks and investor apprehensions about the Fiscal Cliff dragged the benchmarks lower on Wednesday. ...
  111. Groupon Buys CommerceInterface - Analyst Blog

    December 26, 2012
    Online deals provider Groupon Inc. (GRPN) recently announced that it has acquired Salt Lake City based online retail manager ...
  112. Among the Nasdaq's Biggest Movers on December 26, ...

    December 26, 2012
    The market is down this morning. The Nasdaq is trading down 1.1%; the S&P 500 is down 0.6%; and the Dow has slipped 0.3%. ...
  113. Among Services' Biggest Movers on December 26, 2012

    December 26, 2012
    The Nasdaq is trading down 1.1%, the S&P 500 has slipped 0.6% and the Dow has decreased 0.3% on a bad morning for the market. ...
  114. Amazon's Kindle Singles in U.K. - Analyst Blog

    December 24, 2012
    Last Friday, Inc. (AMZN) has decided to take Kindle Singles to the U.K. Singles are basically articles that are ...
  115. Amazon Studios to Produce Comedies - Analyst Blog

    December 21, 2012 Inc. (AMZN) announced that its film production division, Amazon Studios plans to produce pilots for six original ...
  116. FedEx Still Getting The Benefit Of The Doubt

    December 20, 2012
    FedEx continues to lack long-term appeal.
  117. Amazon's Kindle Store in China - Analyst Blog

    December 18, 2012
    The world's largest online retailer, Inc. (AMZN) recently announced the launch of its Kindle ebook store in China, ...
  118. Services Stocks, Including, Making Big Moves on December ...

    December 18, 2012
    The market is doing well so far today. The Nasdaq has moved up 1.1%; the S&P 500 is up 0.8%; and the Dow has risen 0.6%. ...
  119. EA's Dead Space 3 Goes Vocal - Analyst Blog

    December 17, 2012
    Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) recently announced that in its upcoming co-operative action game Dead Space 3, players using Kinect ...
  120. Ahead of Wall Street - December 13, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street

    December 13, 2012
    Thursday, December 13, 2012 A day after the Fed came out with a fresh bond-purchase program, we have a coordinated easing ...
  121. Microsoft Vies for Tablet Share - Analyst Blog

    December 12, 2012
    By mid-December, Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) plans to add more retail outlets from where its tablet, Microsoft Surface, will be ...
  122. This Holiday Expect More - Analyst Blog

    December 7, 2012
    This holiday, customers can expect more from retailers as they take their final lap before Christmas. Shoppers are offered ...
  123. China Mobile Offers Customized Lumia - Analyst Blog

    December 6, 2012
    China Mobile Limited (CHL), the largest telecom carrier in the world, has launched a customized Lumia 920T for its customers. ...
  124. Netflix Snags Disney Deal

    December 6, 2012
    Netflix signs an exclusive Disney licensing deal, and the stock jumps 14% on the news.
  125. Google Acquires BufferBox - Analyst Blog

    December 4, 2012
    Google Inc. (GOOG) recently announced that it has acquired a Canadian start-up company BufferBox, which provides lockers ...
  126. Pre-Order Bonus from EA - Analyst Blog

    December 4, 2012
    Gamers who pre-order Electronic Arts Inc.'s (EA) Dead Space 3 from GameStop Corp. (GME) and Inc. (AMZN) will receive ...
  127. Consumers Love Ecommerce, News Crop Shuts Down And Your Weekly ...

    December 4, 2012
    With December finally here, the technology sector continues to be strong in the face of the looming cliff.
  128. Android: The Next King of Tablets? - Analyst Blog

    November 29, 2012
    Market research intelligence firm ABI Research's new report claims that Android-based tablets are eating away at the iPad's ...
  129. Chip Makers Not Seasoned Yet

    November 29, 2012
    The seasonal trend, which usually sees the semiconductor group bottom in October, may be somewhat delayed this year. MoneyShow's ...
  130. Holiday Season Lifts Consumer Index - Analyst Blog

    November 28, 2012
    While the economy is still struggling to fully recover, Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday came as a relief for ...
  131. Grainger Remains Neutral - Analyst Blog

    November 27, 2012
    We are maintaining our Neutral recommendation on W.W. Grainger Inc. (GWW), a leading North American distributor of maintenance, ...
  132. Demand Soars for Lumia 920 - Analyst Blog

    November 27, 2012
    It seems that Nokia Corporation's (NOK) Lumia 920 has given it a fighting chance against Apple Inc.'s (AAPL) iPhone and Google ...
  133. How Hot Is Cyber Monday? - Analyst Blog

    November 26, 2012
    Going by the estimates recently announced by ComScore, "Cyber Monday" is pretty hot. ComScore sees a 20% increase in Cyber ...
  134. Bearish View on Best Buy - Analyst Blog

    November 23, 2012
    We maintain our bearish stance on Best Buy Company Inc. (BBY), the beleaguered consumer electronic retailer, with a price ...
  135. Viacom Still in Neutral Lane - Analyst Blog

    November 23, 2012
    We are maintaining our Neutral recommendation on Viacom Inc. (VIAB), based on its fourth-quarter 2012 financial results, ...
  136. Amazon Intros Video App for Wii U - Analyst Blog

    November 23, 2012
    The largest online retailer Inc. (AMZN) has recently introduced an Instant Video app for Nintendo's (NTDOY) Wii ...
  137. Google Inks Music Licensing Deal - Analyst Blog

    November 21, 2012
    Google Inc. (GOOG), the world's most popular Internet search engine provider, recently announced a licensing deal with several ...
  138. The Erosion Of Best Buy Continues

    November 21, 2012
    Best Buy continues to struggle to turn sales around.
  139. Nokia Bets on Lumia 920 - Analyst Blog

    November 20, 2012
    Nokia Corporation (NOK), once the world's largest mobile phone maker, seems to revamp its struggling handset business by ...
  140. AT&T Starts Selling iPad Mini - Analyst Blog

    November 19, 2012
    Huge popularity of iPad Mini series of tablets has induced the largest carrier in the U.S. - AT&T Inc. T) to kick start the  ...
  141. eCommerce Stock Outlook - Nov. 2012 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    November 19, 2012
    The Electronic Commerce, or e-commerce, industry is one of the most progressive sectors of the economy. The industry is evolving ...
  142. eCommerce Stock Outlook - Nov. 2012 - Industry Outlook

    November 19, 2012
    The Electronic Commerce, or e-commerce, industry is one of the most progressive sectors of the economy. The industry is evolving ...
  143. Services Stocks, Including, Making Big Moves on November ...

    November 19, 2012
    The market is doing well so far today. The Nasdaq is up 1.7%; the S&P 500 has climbed 1.5%; and the Dow has moved up 1.3%. ...
  144. Q3 Earnings Season Mostly Behind Us - Analyst Blog

    November 16, 2012
    The bulk of the third quarter reporting season is now behind us, with results from 460 companies in the S&P 500 or 92% of ...
  145. 4 High-Growth IPOs to Own in 2013

    November 15, 2012
    Initial public offerings (IPOs) are legendary for producing big gains for early investors. Stories about technology and pharma ...
  146. 3 ETF Plays For Technology Growth Stocks Flying Under The Radar

    November 14, 2012
    Thepersistentlylow interest rate environment has prompted countless investors to beef up exposure to dividend-paying securities ...
  147. Domino's Boosts Mobile Order Lineup - Analyst Blog

    November 13, 2012
    In order to expand its mobile ordering line up, the leading pizza company, Domino's Pizza Inc. (DPZ), has announced its plans ...
  148. Groupon Reports Mixed 3Q - Analyst Blog

    November 9, 2012
    Groupon Inc. (GRPN) reported better-than-expected third quarter 2012 results with break-even earnings, which compared favorably ...
  149. and Other Big Movers In Services on November 7, 2 ...

    November 7, 2012
    The Nasdaq is trading down 2.7%, the S&P 500 has declined 2.6% and the Dow has slipped 2.5% on a bad morning for the market. ...
  150. Skyworks a Penny Ahead - Analyst Blog

    November 2, 2012
    Skyworks Solutions (SWKS) reported a net income of 44 cents per share in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2012 (excluding acquisition-related ...
  151. Stock Market News for October 29, 2012 - Market News

    October 29, 2012
    Apple's dismal earnings juxtaposed against a marginally better-than-expected GDP rate left the benchmarks struggling for ...
  152. Is Apple A Buy Based On Its Earnings?

    October 26, 2012
    The big question is whether Apple's current earnings "miss" is just transitional or something more serious.
  153. Does Maxim Offer Something For Everybody?

    October 26, 2012
    Maxim is gaining share in mobile, but the next few quarters could be tricky.
  154. Retailers Gearing Up for Holidays - Analyst Blog

    October 23, 2012
    Retailers have pulled up their socks and are coming up with numerous strategic measures as they take the final lap before ...
  155. Stock Market News for October 23, 2012 - Market News

    October 23, 2012
    Benchmarks rebounded from a heavy slump in the final hour of trading and finished with paltry gains on Monday. The Dow and ...
  156. What An iPad Mini Could Say About Apple's Competition

    October 23, 2012
    Apple's iPad Mini is not a concession to its competitors, but rather a challenge.
  157. Target to Open More Stores - Analyst Blog

    October 22, 2012
    In an effort to further strengthen its operational roots, Target Corporation (TGT), the operator of general merchandise and ...
  158. Microsoft to Acquire StorSimple - Analyst Blog

    October 17, 2012
    In order to expand its cloud-based storage business, software giant Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) has reached a definitive agreement ...
  159. This Week's Technology Events

    October 15, 2012
    Tech-related events for the week of October 15, 2012.
  160. Stocks over $100: Love 'Em or Hate 'Em? - Analyst Blog

    October 13, 2012
    In stock investing, $100 a share used to be a magic number. Before electronic trading and low-priced Internet trades, $1 ...
  161. IBM's Brazil Expansion Continues - Analyst Blog

    October 11, 2012
    Consistent with its expansion policy in growth markets, tech giant International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) recently announced ...
  162. 4 Reasons it's Time to Sell Google

    October 10, 2012
    In the fast-changing world of tech stocks, there are few true buy-and-hold opportunities. Great stocks such as Apple (Nasdaq: ...
  163. Services Stocks, Including, Making Big Moves on October ...

    October 9, 2012
    This morning's trading has marked a bad day for the market so far. The Nasdaq has declined 1.7%; the S&P 500 is down 0.8%; ...
  164. Should Debt Matter At Virgin Media?

    October 5, 2012
    Can Virgin Media maintain the value of its infrastructure?
  165. Best Buy Recruits Top Brass - Analyst Blog

    October 4, 2012
    In an effort to enhance its online shopping platform, beleaguered consumer electronics retailer, Best Buy Company Inc. (BBY), ...
  166. Amazon's Kindle Versus Barnes' Nook - Analyst Blog

    October 2, 2012
    The world's largest Internet retailer, Inc. (AMZN) will start shipping the front-lit Kindle Paperwhite around ...
  167. Bull Vs. Bear - Facebook's New Revenue Strategies Carry Real ...

    September 28, 2012
    Facebook is looking at new ways to generate ad revenue. Will these strategies succeed or will they push away users?
  168. Retailers to Pay for Google Shopping - Analyst Blog

    September 27, 2012
    Google Inc.(GOOG) is upping the ante on its online shopping services. For some time now, the Internet search giant has been ...
  169. Amazon Devices Out of Walmart Stores - Analyst Blog

    September 24, 2012
    The world's largest Internet retailer, Inc.'s (AMZN) Kindle tablets and e-readers will no more be sold at Wal-Mart ...
  170. Groupon Kicks Off Mobile Payments - Analyst Blog

    September 21, 2012
    Groupon Inc. (GRPN) recently announced its entry into the mobile payments market with the launch of Groupon Payments - a ...
  171. Netflix to Stream MANSOME - Analyst Blog

    September 21, 2012
    Netflix Inc.'s (NFLX) subscribers in the U.S., U.K. and Canada will be able to stream Morgan Spurlock's MANSOME, a comedy ...
  172. Prologis Leases in Brazil - Analyst Blog

    September 19, 2012
    Prologis Inc. (PLD), an industrial real estate investment trust (REIT), has recently signed a new agreement to lease a facility ...
  173. CBS Extends Affiliation Agreement - Analyst Blog

    September 12, 2012
    CBS Television Network, a wing of CBS Corporation's (CBS) entertainment segment, recently announced that it has extended ...
  174. Netflix Adds 3 ABC Shows - Analyst Blog

    September 11, 2012
    ABC's popular shows Revenge, Once Upon a Time and Scandal are now available on Netflix's (NFLX) streaming service. Netflix ...
  175. Donnelley's XPO Buy Boosts Logistics - Analyst Blog

    September 11, 2012
    R.R. Donnelley & Sons Co (RRD) has acquired privately-held outbound mailing services provider Express Postal Options International. ...
  176. The Major Trend Favors Tech, But...

    September 7, 2012
    A broad-based look at the technology sector indicates that the positive signals from 2009 are still intact, but MoneyShow’s ...
  177. Among Services' Biggest Movers on September 7, 2012

    September 7, 2012
    After the morning's trading, the Nasdaq has fallen 0.2%, the S&P 500 is up 0.3% and the Dow has moved little. The biggest ...
  178. Payroll Numbers Disappoint - Analyst Blog

    September 7, 2012
    The European Central Bank was in the spotlight this week, but the focus today is on the U.S. labor market, following a surprisingly ...
  179. Ahead of Wall Street - September 7, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street

    September 7, 2012
    Friday, September 7, 2012 The European Central Bank was in the spotlight this week, but the focus today is on the U.S. ...
  180. Positive Reads from ADP, ECB - Analyst Blog

    September 6, 2012
    We have two major market-moving events this morning, and both are positive for the market. As important as the favorable ...
  181. Ahead of Wall Street for September 6, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street

    September 6, 2012
    Thursday, September 6, 2012 We have two major market-moving events this morning, and both are positive for the market. ...
  182. Upside Targets for Apple and Amazon

    August 31, 2012
    Using monthly and weekly charts, MoneyShow's Tom Aspray analyzes these two tech giants to find out not only their near-term ...
  183. Bull Vs. Bear - Apple's New Products Will Bring It To $1,000 ...

    August 30, 2012
    For investors, Apple's current mix of attractive fundamentals and near-term product launches make it a great long-term buy. ...
  184. Amazon Inks Deal with NBCUniversal - Analyst Blog

    August 27, 2012 Inc.(AMZN) announced a content licensing agreement deal with NBCUniversal Cable & New Media Distribution Paramount ...
  185. Netflix Extends Partnership - Analyst Blog

    August 24, 2012
    Streaming services provider, Netflix Inc. (NFLX) recently announced that it has entered into a multi-year licensing deal ...
  186. 3 Destinations Retailers Expanding Store Counts - Investment ...

    August 23, 2012
    3 Destination Retailer Increasing Store Counts I came across a few tweets last night about what Steve Mandel looks for ...
  187. The Market Has More Than Caught Up With Williams-Sonoma

    August 23, 2012
    The Street seems a little too enthusiastic regarding Williams-Sonoma's turnaround. However, so long as the financial momentum ...
  188. Should Best Buy Shareholders Take The Money And Run?

    August 22, 2012
    Best Buy continues to erode.
  189. Grainger Maintained at Neutral - Analyst Blog

    August 21, 2012
    We maintained our Neutral recommendation on W.W. Grainger Inc. (GWW), given the slowdown in sales, margin headwinds and the ...
  190. Upcoming Technology Events You Should Know This Week

    August 21, 2012
    A few technology giants will weigh in with their most recent quarterly results this week. Find out what to expect.
  191. Samsung Launches New Tablet - Analyst Blog

    August 20, 2012
    Samsung Electronics Co. launched its new tablet Galaxy Note 10.1 in the U.S., Great Britain and South Korea, and promised ...
  192. Growing Pains Bedeviling Groupon

    August 14, 2012
    Groupon's disappointments are souring the Street, but patient bulls may have the last laugh.
  193. Groupon Reports Mixed 2Q - Analyst Blog

    August 14, 2012
    Groupon Inc. (GRPN) reported second quarter 2012 results with earnings of 8 cents per share, much better than the Zacks Consensus ...
  194. Grainger's July Sales Up 11% - Analyst Blog

    August 13, 2012
    W.W. Grainger (GWW) delivered sales growth of 11% for the month of July 2012 compared with a sales growth of 21% in July ...
  195. Netflix's "Just for Kids" on Xbox - Analyst Blog

    August 13, 2012
    Streaming services provider, Netflix Inc. (NFLX) recently announced the availability of its "Just for Kids" category on Microsoft's ...
  196. Restructuring Affects HP's Guidance - Analyst Blog

    August 10, 2012
    Hewlett-Packard Company's (HPQ) current CEO Meg Whitman is keen on improving the company's profitability by way of initiating ...
  197. Earnings Preview: Groupon Inc. - Analyst Blog

    August 10, 2012
    Groupon Inc. (GRPN) is scheduled to release its fiscal second quarter 2012 results after the closing bell on August 13, 2 ...
  198. Best Buy Gets Its Bid

    August 7, 2012
    A public offer from Best Buy's founder puts the company in play.
  199. Google Acquires Wildfire - Analyst Blog

    August 1, 2012
    Google Inc. (GOOG) is looking for permanent ways to grow and expand. Recently, Google announced that it has acquired marketing ...
  200. Donnelley Beats Despite Y/Y Decline - Analyst Blog

    August 1, 2012
    R.R. Donnelley & Sons Co. (RRD) reported second quarter 2012 earnings of 49 cents per share, which comfortably exceeded the ...
  201. Why Is Walmart Evil, But Amazon Isn't?

    July 27, 2012
    Walmart is one of the most hated companies in America, but why does Amazon get away with many of the same policies?
  202. Broadcom In The Right Place At The Right Time

    July 25, 2012
    Broadcom delivers yet again and remains a strong and popular name in chips. If the company can keep this up, the numbers ...
  203. eBay Delivers Another Good Quarter - Analyst Blog

    July 19, 2012
    eBay Inc. (EBAY) reported second quarter earnings of 51 cents including share-based compensation (SBC), which exceeded the ...
  204. Record EPS for Grainger, Ups View - Analyst Blog

    July 18, 2012
    W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW) reported record earnings per share (EPS) for the second quarter 2012, which increased 18% year ...
  205. Earnings Preview: Grainger - Analyst Blog

    July 17, 2012
    W.W. Grainger (GWW) is scheduled to announce its second quarter fiscal 2012 results on July 18, 2012. The current Zacks Consensus ...
  206. eCommerce Stock Outlook - July 2012 - Zacks Analyst Interviews

    July 17, 2012
    The Electronic Commerce, or e-Commerce, industry is one of the most dynamic sectors of the economy. The industry is evolving ...
  207. eCommerce Stock Outlook - July 2012 - Industry Outlook

    July 17, 2012
    The Electronic Commerce, or e-Commerce, industry is one of the most dynamic sectors of the economy. The industry is evolving ...
  208. Bull Vs. Bear: Netflix Can Rise Back To $100

    July 17, 2012
    With Netflix's price around $84 as of this writing, it's not hard to argue that these shares could hit $100 again.
  209. Bull vs. Bear - Netflix's Days Of Triple Digits Are Done

    July 17, 2012
    It doesn't look like Netflix has the long-term ability to justify a P/E ratio north of 30, which it will need to reach $1 ...
  210. hhgregg's Struggles Suggest Best Buy Could Be In Big Trouble

    July 11, 2012
    hhgreg's service-oriented business model may just not be practical in the current retail world, which also suggests that ...
  211. Good Jobs News Today, Sunny Tomorrow? - Analyst Blog

    July 5, 2012
    Surprisingly favorable labor market data on the home front ahead of Friday's key government jobs report is a main positive ...
  212. Ahead of Wall Street - July 5, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street

    July 5, 2012
    Thursday, July 5, 2012 Surprisingly favorable labor market data on the home front ahead of Friday's key government jobs ...
  213. Amazon Buys Mapping Startup - Analyst Blog

    July 5, 2012
    Online retailing giant Inc. (AMZN) has purchased a 3D mapping startup, UpNext for an undisclosed sum, GigaOm reports. ...
  214. VMware Set to Buy DynamicOps - Analyst Blog

    July 3, 2012
    A leading provider of virtualization and cloud infrastructure software solutions, VMware Inc. (VMW) recently entered into ...
  215. Dish Dumps AMC Networks Channels - Analyst Blog

    July 3, 2012
    Mounting programming costs have forced the second largest satellite TV provider, Dish Network Corp. (DISH), to remove AMC ...
  216. Best Buy Struggles For Direction

    July 3, 2012
    Going forward, regardless of whether the company is sold, bought out or stays public, Best Buy has to adapt to a changing ...
  217. Google Ventures into Tablet Market - Analyst Blog

    June 28, 2012
    Google Inc. (GOOG) announced its much-awaited debut into the tablet segment with the launch of its $199 tablet computer, ...
  218. Will Microsoft Be Key To A Barnes & Noble Turnaround?

    June 21, 2012
    Barnes & Noble is still in trouble, but Microsoft offers a lifeline. If Microsoft's involvement with NOOK can help that platform ...
  219. Is XLY In Trouble?

    June 16, 2012
    It may not be the largest sector ETF on the market, but the Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR (NYSE: XLY) is certainly ...
  220. Amazon, MGM in Licensing Deal - Analyst Blog

    June 15, 2012 Inc. (AMZN) has inked a licensing agreement with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios ("MGM"). Per the deal, Amazon will ...
  221. Could Best Buy's Founder Take The Company Off The Market?

    June 8, 2012
    The departure of Best Buy's founder may not be the end of his involvement with the company.
  222. Oracle Cloud Now Available - Analyst Blog

    June 8, 2012
    Oracle Corp. (ORCL) recently launched its much anticipated public cloud computing service. The public cloud system known ...
  223. Ingram Floats More Cloud - Analyst Blog

    June 8, 2012
    Having witnessed the soaring demand for cloud computing and eagerness to transform into cloud infrastructure, Ingram Micro ...
  224. Mixed Headlines from Europe - Analyst Blog

    June 8, 2012
    There are mixed headlines out of Europe today, with growing indications of some sort of a rescue for Spain's banks in the ...
  225. Ahead of Wall Street - June 8, 2012 - Ahead of Wall Street

    June 8, 2012
    Friday, June 8, 2012 There are mixed headlines out of Europe today, with growing indications of some sort of a rescue for ...
  226. Netflix Launches In-House CDN - Analyst Blog

    June 7, 2012
    Netflix Inc. (NFLX) recently announced the launch of its in-house content delivery network ("CDN"), Open Connect. This CDN ...
  227. Usual Suspects Plagued By Jobs Report

    June 4, 2012
    To this point, May has been the worst month of 2012 for U.S. stocks, but the first day of June now has the dubious honor ...
  228. Retailing Ruckus

    June 4, 2012
    Following a bad April and a worse May for U.S. stocks, it can be said that some sectors that held up relatively well during ...
  229. No Hurry On Staples

    May 29, 2012
    Though Staples competes with very successful rivals online, and goes up against weaker rivals in the physical store realm, ...
  230. Williams Sonoma's Delicate, Albeit Successful, Juggling Act

    May 25, 2012
    Williams-Sonoma has that attractive mix of growth and margin-consciousness, and the company is surpassing most of its rivals ...
  231. Best Buy's Problems Can't Be Fixed With A Good Quarter

    May 24, 2012
    Investors should approach Best Buy's "outperformance" in Q1 with skepticism. Not only are the fundamentals pretty dodgy, ...
  232. The Window For Sears Holdings Seems To Be Closing Fast

    May 23, 2012
    Although Eddie Lampert's team is working hard to fix what ails Sears Holdings, it is increasingly looking like an uphill ...
  233. Wide Moat Research Vs. S&P 500

    May 11, 2012
    Comparing the performance of the Wide Moat strategy versus the S&P 500.
  234. Head In The Clouds

    May 11, 2012
    Cloud computing has often been called the next big thing in the technology world and that's saying something for a sector ...
  235. 3rd CityTarget in Los Angeles - Analyst Blog

    May 3, 2012
    3rd CityTarget in Los Angeles - Analyst Blog
  236. April Review: S&P 500

    May 1, 2012
    April Review: S&P 500
  237. Earnings Review: Solid Results This Week

    May 1, 2012
    Earnings Review: Solid Results This Week
  238. UPS Another Logistics Player Lacking Leverage

    May 1, 2012
    UPS saw growth, but the Street still seems to be overvaluing the company's market share and asset base relative to its actual ...
  239. Crocs Could Surprise On The Upside

    April 27, 2012
    Casual footwear provider Crocs reported first quarter results on Thursday and provided another indication that its namesake ...
  240. The Future the Market Sees

    April 14, 2012
    Investors are betting most heavily and consistently on a US housing and consumer spending recovery, writes ...
  241. Swirling Around the RIM?

    April 14, 2012
    The once mighty juggernaut of smart phones is now in trouble of becoming yet another skeleton in the high tech Valley of ...
  242. 5 Ways to Spot Tech's Next Winner (or Loser)

    April 13, 2012
    The dynamics of technology investing change constantly, and no stock—even Apple—is immune to the Next Big Thing. ...
  243. 2 Markets Where Big Volume Rules

    April 13, 2012
    Moby Waller of explains that while stock trading volume is stagnant, the flow of capital into options and ETFs ...
  244. Best Buy Hits Reset Again

    April 12, 2012
    Best Buy will have to find a new leader and a new, sustainable operating plan (and fairly quickly at that) to turn around ...
  245. Where Does Apple Go From Here?

    April 6, 2012
    Now that the biggest growth story of the past few years has become the biggest dividend story of the past few months, it's ...
  246. Clarity Comes Too Late To RIMM

    April 4, 2012
    RIMM's recognition of its problems comes too late, and shares presently trade at about 10% more than its tangible book value. ...
  247. Best Buy Decreasingly Relevant

    April 3, 2012
    Best Buy's stores will likely always remain relevant to some degree.
  248. Best Buy Thinks Small

    April 3, 2012
    After a disappointing quarter, where Best Buy posted a loss of $1.7 billion, the company plans to open significantly smaller ...
  249. Mispriced Stocks To Watch

    March 22, 2012
    The long-term value of a company is rarely reflected in the current price of its stock.
  250. The Hunger Games’ Stock Index

    March 16, 2012
    The highly acclaimed young-adult book series helped push up the share price of Scholastic Corp to 13.8% on Thursday.
  251. New iPad Hints at Apple's Future

    March 15, 2012
    Though many tech experts have some complaints about the new iPad, MoneyShow’s Jim Jubak thinks it reveals some insights ...
  252. Dull Companies With Exciting Cash Flows

    March 15, 2012
    Solid cash flow producing companies tend to have solid performing share prices over the course of time.
  253. Will Warnings Derail The Chip Recovery?

    March 13, 2012
    Altera and Texas Instruments take down numbers one more time.
  254. Staples Treading Water

    March 5, 2012
    Staples investors are stuck in a value trap, but the dividend yield of 2.5% offers some incentive to wait for a turnaroud.
  255. This Week's Activist Filings

    February 29, 2012
    Investors in AOL and BKS both believe that each company possesses valuable assets that are not being properly valued in the ...
  256. Mispriced Stocks To Watch

    February 28, 2012
    The long-term value of a company is rarely reflected in the current price of its stock.
  257. Rackspace Has Already Racked Up A Demanding Valuation

    February 16, 2012
    Rackspace's services are in demand, but so too is the stock.
  258. Should Apple Become a Dividend Payer?

    February 16, 2012
    In part one of’s interview with fund manager and advisor Oliver Pursche, he discussed how his firm, Gary ...
  259. Time To Buy Retail?

    February 15, 2012
    If you want to take to the temperature of the U.S. consumer, keep an eye on retail ETFs.
  260. Apple Hits Another Home Run

    January 27, 2012
    Apple's earnings this quarter were up over %73 from a year ago, as the company continues to grow at astonishing levels.
  261. Unclear Signals From Texas Instruments

    January 26, 2012
    Texas Instruments has expensive-looking stock and analysts aren't expecting much growth from the company in 2012.
  262. PetMed Express Soars On Strong Quarter

    January 25, 2012
    Thanks to a positive earnings surprise, shares in PETS surged by over 11%.
  263. Is eBay A Trap?

    January 23, 2012
    eBay seems too cheap for everything to work as expected.
  264. Atmel's Investment Case Is Touch And Go

    January 18, 2012
    Atmel is in the doldrums, but could see a sharp rebound in 2012.
  265. Can Best Buy Find A Relevant Model?

    January 12, 2012
    Best Buy isn't doomed, but the future will be different.
  266. How Long Will The Dividend Stock Craze Last?

    January 11, 2012
    2011 saw some stocks yield surprisingly high dividends, but should you wait before investing in these companies?
  267. How Intuitive Surgical Justifies Its Lofty Valuation

    December 30, 2011
    Intuitive Surgical "should be" expensive, but here's proof that you get what you pay for.
  268. Is Micron A Call Option On Consumer Electronics?

    December 26, 2011
    Micron's current performance doesn't matter, as investors look at it as a recovery play.
  269. Best Buy Gets Run Over By A Reindeer

    December 26, 2011
    Best Buy's inventory management problem is an embarassing gaffe.
  270. The Challenge Of Figuring Out What FedEx Is Worth

    December 21, 2011
    FedEx looks appealing, but those low returns are a problem.
  271. The Only Tech Giant Worth Buying

    December 21, 2011
    Tech bellwethers like Apple (AAPL) and (AMZN) look poised to underperform the markets, and only one of the top ...
  272. Mispriced Stocks To Watch

    December 20, 2011
    The long-term value of a company is rarely reflected in the current price of its stock.
  273. My Second Straight Winning Year

    December 20, 2011
    In a year when many high-profile investors made big bets on the markets that failed, this column got it right much more often ...
  274. Research In Motion Sliding Toward The Cliff

    December 19, 2011
    RIMM is getting worse and running out of time.
  275. A Look At Yahoo!'s Past, Present And Future

    December 19, 2011
    Can Yahoo! rebuild itself on the strength of its media businesses?
  276. Investors Have Unplugged Best Buy

    December 15, 2011
    At the current beaten-down valuation, there is considerable upside for Best Buy investors.
  277. Altera And Texas Instruments - One Last Cut Before The Rebound?

    December 12, 2011
    A new round of warnings suggest a bottoming-out in the chip sector.
  278. How To Play The Tablet And Smart Phone Wars

    December 8, 2011
    Picking a winner in the tech. sector can be tough. The best bets could lie within the parts suppliers.
  279. The Coming Hangover For Pandora Investors

    December 6, 2011
    Pandora's profit potential and survival over the long term are uncertain.
  280. Dolby Deserves To Be Heard

    November 30, 2011
    Dolby Labs looks to be adapting successfully to the latest technology shift to media streaming and downloading.
  281. The Week Ahead: Will the Supercommittee Sink the Markets?

    November 22, 2011
    It could be a couple of weeks until we know the true effect of the latest US debt debate in the markets, but there are still ...
  282. LogMeIn Clicking In The Cloud

    November 17, 2011
    Log in to the cloud play with LogMeIn.
  283. The Market's Bipolar Vistaprint Disorder

    October 31, 2011
    Vistaprint has a lot to prove and the stock will likely remain very volatile.
  284. Can Akamai Offer More Than Relief?

    October 28, 2011
    Akamai's business is going alright, but doubts remain.
  285. Earnings Reports To Pay Attention To

    October 26, 2011
    Third quarter results shows just how healthy the economy and the corporate world really are.
  286. Will eBay's Numbers Match Its Business?

    October 24, 2011
    EBay's e-commerce opportunities are real, but the low ROIC is a concern.
  287. It's Not Getting Any Easier For Google

    October 18, 2011
    Google's growth is excellent, but it's overshadowed by what may happen to returns down the line.
  288. LivePerson Looks To Have A Long Life

    October 14, 2011
    LivePerson's been around for over a decade. Only now is it coming alive. I'll look at why.
  289. Make Room for Rackspace

    October 14, 2011
    Cloud computing represents a tectonic shift in computing. Revenues are soaring and there are exponential growth prospects ...
  290. Netflix Beats A Hasty Retreat

    October 13, 2011
    Netflix had the right idea in trying to launch Qwikster, but they may have gone too far too fast.
  291. What's The Utica Shale Worth?

    September 27, 2011
    Wall Street is littered with grandiose proclamations on the value of stocks and assets. Time will solve the mystery of whether ...
  292. Mispriced Stocks To Watch

    September 26, 2011
    The long-term value of a company is rarely reflected in the current price of its stock.
  293. Netflix And Creative Destruction

    September 21, 2011
    Netflix makes another major change to its service offerings.
  294. Lessons From the Market's Most Mispriced Stocks

    September 20, 2011
    The long-term value of a company is rarely reflected in the current price of its stock.
  295. John Wiley & Sons' Erudite Profits

    September 14, 2011
    John Wiley & Sons' quarterly results show there is still room for the vitally important business, educational and scholarly ...
  296. Can There Be Another Disney?

    September 7, 2011
    Independent distribution is no great threat to media giants.
  297. Can Barnes & Noble Change One More Time?

    September 6, 2011
    Barnes and Noble has a long way to go before it proves it can stay viable.
  298. 15 Growth Stocks Outpacing The Market

    September 2, 2011
    Agriculture, auto repair, and health care are some of the industries that Edward Hornstein sees showing unusual strength ...
  299. Barnes & Noble Likely To Avoid The Recycle Bin

    September 1, 2011
    Barnes & Noble investors may want to wait on the sidelines until cash flow trends are clearer.
  300. Best Buy Is A Great Buy

    August 31, 2011
    Trading near a 52-week low, Best Buy is currently a best buy for investors.
  301. That's Applegeddon

    August 27, 2011
    The departure of Steve Jobs may not hurt Apple in the short term, but the longer-term picture is less clear, writes ...
  302. Circuit City 2.0: RadioShack

    August 26, 2011
    RadioShack is sending signals of being the next Circuit City.
  303. 5 Leading Stocks in Possible Short Set-Ups

    August 25, 2011
    Market history reveals the right time to watch for short candidates, Joshua Hayes says in today’s interview with’s ...
  304. Digital May Not Solve GameStop's Biggest Problem

    August 24, 2011
    Digital isn't the dream that GameStop bulls hope it is.
  305. Can Retailers Pass The Back-To-School Test?

    August 23, 2011
    Back-to-school shopping isn't looking like boom times for retailers.
  306. Staples Waiting On International

    August 22, 2011
    Improvements overseas could help push Staples' stock forward
  307. United Online's Got More Than A Good Dividend Yield

    August 17, 2011
    Learn three reasons this micro cap is worth considering.
  308. Is Yahoo Undervalued?

    August 15, 2011
    In comparison to other technology companies, Yahoo trades at a very attractive earnings, sales and economic book value multiples ...
  309. Follow the Tech Leaders?

    August 14, 2011
    Tech giants Apple (AAPL) and (AMZN) have held up well despite heavy market volatility, and still-favorable chart ...
  310. The Vistaprint Roller-Coaster Screams Down Again

    August 5, 2011
    Vistaprint is ridiculously volatile, but perhaps too cheap today.
  311. 6 'Liquid Glamours' for a Choppy Market

    August 5, 2011
    Professional investor Kevin Marder notes that some high-profile growth names with good liquidity have held up well amid market ...
  312. 2 Recent IPOs with Upside Potential

    August 4, 2011
    Newly public companies are often among the market’s best price leaders, says Gil Morales, who in today’s interview ...
  313. Amazon's Good But It's No Apple

    July 30, 2011
    The e-commerce powerhouse is advancing on many fronts, but the faster-growing Macs maker is six times cheaper, writes ...
  314. Tech Sector's Run Not Over Yet

    July 28, 2011
    With about a third of the major tech names having reported Q2 results, the picture looks pretty compelling.
  315. eBay's PayPal Pays Off Again

    July 26, 2011
    PayPal has become an even more important factor for eBay's future prospects.
  316. The Real Threat To Netflix Isn't RedBox Or BlockBuster

    July 19, 2011
    Netflix recent price increase could cost them customers, and some familiar, yet unlikely companies are in the best position ...
  317. 3 Option Strategies for 3 Top Stocks

    July 17, 2011
    In this kind of dynamic market, options can be a great way to play particular stock trends without having to hold the underlying ...
  318. Netflix Hikes Prices, Coinstar Cashes In

    July 14, 2011
    Coinstar will benefit from Netflix upping its pricing packages for movie subscription delivery service.
  319. New Cloud Computing ETF Launches

    July 9, 2011
    Cloud computing has the potential to revolutionize information and data technology, and with the world’s first cloud ...
  320. Mobile Payments Predicted To Skyrocket

    July 7, 2011
    Find out the best plays for taking advantage of the expected rise in mobile payments and money transfers.
  321. The First Cloud Computing ETF Is Here

    July 7, 2011
    Learn about the components that make up the first cloud computing exchange-traded fund.
  322. Do I Hear $210 Billion for Facebook?

    June 30, 2011
    Shares of closed-end fund GSV Capital soared after it scored Facebook shares valuing the social networker at $70 billion. ...
  323. Clouds Good And Bad For Red Hat

    June 24, 2011
    Red Hat continues to sign up new subs, but the marketing spend is a worry.
  324. Barnes & Noble Remains A Difficult Read

    June 22, 2011
    Barnes & Noble's future prospects are murky at best.
  325. Mall REITs Begin To Show Strength

    June 15, 2011
    Despite the worries on the consumer front, shopping mall and retail REITs are once again experiencing growth.
  326. Best Buy Has A Number Of Profit Levers To Pull

    June 15, 2011
    Best Buy appears to have a number of levers to pull in order to keep overall profitability moving forward.
  327. TV And Online Shopping Continue To Shine

    June 9, 2011
    The growth for these companies is tied to the growth in online consumption - not a bad area to be in.
  328. 3 Things You Need To Know About Groupon

    June 7, 2011
    Although Groupon uses humor to brand itself as an unconventional company, the reality is that it isn't very different from ...
  329. Soros' Top Buys

    June 3, 2011
    We take a peek at some of Soros Fund Management's top holdings to see what stocks George Soros has purchased.
  330. HHGregg Looks For Success Where Most Find Failure

    May 30, 2011
    Can hhgregg's business model find success in an already saturated consumer electronics market?
  331. Liberty Media Bids For Barnes & Noble

    May 25, 2011
    Liberty hopes to capitalize on the growing e-book business and invigorate Barnes & Noble with more digital opportunities.
  332. 3 Reasons Why GM Is Better Than Ford

    May 16, 2011
    GM CEO Daniel Akerson bought $1 million in stock on the open market May 11. That's just one of three reasons why GM is a ...
  333. Concerns Over PetMed's Business Moat

    May 11, 2011
    PetMed's ability to successfully compete online is in question.
  334. Use Chips To Play The Technology Sector

    May 10, 2011
    By adding the semiconductor producers, investors have a chance to play the backbone of technology.
  335. Electronic Arts: From Growth To Turnaround - To Value?

    May 10, 2011
    Electronic Arts seems to be turning around the business, but the growth of yesteryear won't return.
  336. Earnings Preview for April 26

    April 25, 2011
    Here are four major earnings announcements for April 26.
  337. Is eBay Looking At GSI Commerce As Another PayPal?

    March 29, 2011
    eBay is paying a high multiple for GSI Commerce, but the similarities to the PayPal deal are encouraging.
  338. Barnes & Noble: The Road Ahead

    March 15, 2011
    Now that Borders has filed for bankruptcy, the spotlight is on its former rival Barnes & Noble.
  339. Staples Maintains Its Edge

    March 7, 2011
    Staples stands out for its operating stability and has handily outcompeted its rivals.
  340. - High-Octane Growth With A Price To Match

    February 28, 2011 continues to make its valuation moot with excellent growth.
  341. Bearish On Netflix

    February 18, 2011
    Netflix may have some competition on the horizon, but for now it's still at the top of its game.
  342. Netflix Continues Torrid Growth

    February 3, 2011
    Netflix turned in a tremendous fourth quarter, as its earnings soared past estimates. It continues to add subscribers at ...
  343. Google Shake Up Overshadows Strong Earnings

    January 24, 2011
    Google's great earnings were overshadowed by its management shake up.
  344. Coinstar – Maybe Not As Doomed As You Think

    January 17, 2011
    Coinstar is facing a disappointing setback, but predictions of its demise are a bit hasty.
  345. Is The Facebook IPO Just Speculation?

    January 12, 2011
    It's been the subject of much discussion throughout 2010, but recent events indicate that it's likely to gain traction this ...
  346. Borders Struggles To Survive

    January 11, 2011
    Borders' struggle to survive has reached a critical level, as it is delaying payments to vendors due to its ongoing financing ...
  347. Google's Challenging Year Ahead

    January 6, 2011
    Google's stock price ended essentially flat this year, though revenues and earnings were strong. Many critics point out significant ...
  348. American Greetings Continues To Change

    January 4, 2011
    American Greetings had a third quarter with a slight sales decline and a slight profit increase, excluding charges. We look ...
  349. Adobe Still Fending Off Its Rivals

    January 4, 2011
    Adobe should continue to grow sales and profits at a very healthy clip.
  350. 5 Strong Holiday Retailers

    December 29, 2010
    These five strong retailers have taken advantage of a solid holiday season, and should help build your portfolio into the ...
  351. Is Netflix Overvalued?

    December 24, 2010
    While Netflix could become the movie equivalent to Apple's iTunes, it will not be an easy road.
  352. Will Facebook Be In China?

    December 24, 2010
    Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg is in China. Speculation is already rampant that the social network website will re-enter ...
  353. A CEO Who Changed The Face Of Technology

    December 13, 2010
    Steve Jobs has managed to continue propelling Apple to new heights in terms of stock price and technological innovation.
  354. What's In The E-Book Business For Google?

    December 9, 2010
    Find out what Google's entry into the e-book business means for to the book industry.
  355. Retail Customer Service Excellence Pays

    December 9, 2010
    A look at the top 10 retailers ranked in customer service to see if it translates into stock performance.
  356. Are New Chinese Stocks Forming A Bubble?

    December 9, 2010
    Whether China is in bubble territory or not, investor excitement is clearly a reason to be very cautious.
  357. So Google Wants Groupon

    December 7, 2010
    Google reportedly tried unsuccessfully to buy internet marketer Groupon for $6 billion.
  358. Barnes & Noble Hitting The Digital Books

    December 2, 2010
    Barnes & Noble could succeed if it finds a way to combine its physical presence with the growing digital one.
  359. 4 Small Caps For Value Investors

    November 30, 2010
    If you prefer slightly more risk than a conservative investor, these small caps are worth a look.
  360. Avoid The DVD Craze

    November 30, 2010
    The hunt for the next big growth story has not lost its vigor with investors. Find out if Netflix and Redbox are deserving ...
  361. A Green Friday For Retailers

    November 29, 2010
    With Black Friday sales figures beginning to come in and analysts predicting a jolly Christmas shopping season, investors ...
  362. Netflix Moves The Goalposts - Again

    November 24, 2010
    Just when its competitors think they know all of the answers, Netflix changes the questions. See how this company continues ...
  363. Unsustainable Valuations

    September 24, 2010
    As the market often reveals, a great business can often be a lousy investment, due to the overly optimistic stock price.
  364. Facebook Surpasses Google

    September 13, 2010
    As social networking continues to gain international acceptance, Facebook will continue to grow.
  365. Google For Growth?

    September 10, 2010
    With Google's earnings growth rate slowed down from its high-flying years, should investors still consider the tech giant ...
  366. Barnes & Noble On A Downward Spiral

    September 1, 2010
    The long-term picture for the traditional booksellers is a sobering one.
  367. Own Apple For Less Than Market Price

    August 30, 2010
    There are ways to purchase Apple stock for less than the current price. Read on to find out how.
  368. Hunting For Deep Value Gems

    July 12, 2010
    There are some deep value stocks in the S&P 500, if you know where to look.
  369. The Book Is Thrown At Barnes & Noble

    June 30, 2010
    The decline in Barnes & Noble's traditional book business is happening faster than expected.
  370. Stocks That Make You GARP

    June 30, 2010
    When looking at GARP-type companies, it's important to have realistic growth expectations.
  371. Reading The Book Retailers

    June 16, 2010
    We look at a mixed group of book retailers and see if they can stand up to the latest book-selling trends and competition.
  372. GameStop And Pier 1: A Tale Of Two Retailers

    June 10, 2010
    Pier 1 is back from the dead, but GameStop may be walking into its own trial by fire.
  373. 4 Reasons To Pass On The Toys "R" Us IPO

    June 7, 2010
    Toys "R" Us goes public this summer and we look at everything from its recent history to predicted valuation to say why you ...
  374. Can Apple Stay Fresh?

    May 26, 2010
    Amidst accusations of prudishness and an overbearing approach to partners, Apple just got a $400 price target. Is it due ...
  375. Retail Returns Spell Disaster For Investors

    April 26, 2010
    Retailers can do a terrible job handling returns and exchanges. We look at how this can affect investors.
  376. Riding The Semiconductor Wave

    April 22, 2010
    Blow-out earnings results from some semiconductor companies signal the next wave for the tech sector. Play it with the semi ...
  377. Borders Earns Reprieve

    April 6, 2010
    With brick and mortar book retailers feeling the pressure of online-only stores, is there a future for Borders?
  378. Four S&P Stocks Under An 8 P/E Ratio

    April 2, 2010
    Forget about capturing returns from last year's stock prices. Yet even today, quality blue chip-like names offer decent valuations ...
  379. Solid Stocks For Value Investors

    April 1, 2010
    Many believe that the markets have gone up too far too fast, but there are still some solid opportunities for value investors.
  380. The Most Popular Companies

    March 23, 2010
    Are the most respected and admired companies also the best investments right now?
  381. Online Retail: Blogging For Profits

    March 18, 2010
    Only 44 out of the top 100 internet retailers maintain a blog. Here's why that's a mistake.
  382. The Best Way To Play Book Sales

    February 26, 2010
    We look at Barnes & Noble's recent quarter and on see how it fares against other booksellers.
  383. The Customer Counts

    February 18, 2010
    Discover how the best customer service is reflected in stock returns of the top companies versus the S&P 500 benchmark.
  384. What Is The Value Of An Employee

    February 5, 2010
    The "return on employee" is a valid way to determine the value of a company's staff within an industry.
  385. Has Apple Found Its Next iPhone?

    February 1, 2010
    Is the iPad going to carry Apple like the iPhone has? Or has Jobs' homerun streak finally ended?
  386. iPad: Cool Toy Or Tech Market Game-Changer?

    January 28, 2010
    Opinion is divided on how much revenue the iPad will bring in, and whether it will be another game-changer for the tech market.
  387. eBay Rings Up Brisk Holiday Quarter

    January 27, 2010
    eBay had a good holiday quarter, and although online retailing competition is getting fiercer, the idea that eBay won't be ...
  388. 4 Reasons To Buy Audiovox

    January 27, 2010
    If investors hope to meet their high expectations, micro caps will need to be part of the equation.
  389. Apple Still Minting Money

    January 27, 2010
    If the company's new product release today can capture iPhone-like numbers, it may still be worthwhile to take a bite out ...
  390. Whose Cash Management Is Better Than Best Buy's?

    January 22, 2010
    Best Buy appears to be undervalued given expected future earnings, but it's not time to declare it the winner among electronics ...
  391. Good Stocks Vs. Good Businesses

    January 11, 2010
    Contrary to popular belief, it's better to pay a fair price for a great company than a great price for a fair one. We'll ...
  392. Where Not To Invest In 2010

    December 29, 2009
    Investors in these investment categories will likely have an uphill battle seeing upside in 2010.
  393. Research In Motion Off The Charts

    December 22, 2009
    Continued development of innovative and useful products is the recipe for survival and success. RIMM continues to demonstrate ...
  394. Best Buy's New Environment

    December 17, 2009
    Best Buy continues to be a formidable electronics retailer despite competition.
  395. Video Game Developments In 2009

    December 15, 2009
    These three issues facing the video game market may be the curtain call for the industry.
  396. 5 Stocks That Short Sellers Desire

    December 11, 2009
    Short-sellers may have been scared straight in recent months, but will that trend continue?
  397. The Candle's Out at Blylth

    December 8, 2009
    It shouldn't come as a surprise that a designer and marketer of "decroative accessoriers" may find it a bit difficult to ...
  398. Executive Bonuses Must Go

    December 3, 2009
    Professor Henry Mintzberg wrote an article about why executive bonuses must go. We look at the Forbes' CEO compensation list ...
  399. Barnes & Noble, Other Booksellers Swim Upstream

    November 27, 2009
    Barnes & Noble and the other brick-and-mortar booksellers face a tough holiday season, and a difficult future beyond that.
  400. Three More Stocks With Insider Appeal

    November 20, 2009
    Insider trading can be a sign for investors to jump on board.
  401. A Defensive Tech Play

    November 18, 2009
    The current P/E multiple of 23 may seem a bit rich for most bargain-riented investors. But onsider some other qualitative ...
  402. Three Dividend Stocks For Small Cap Investors

    November 17, 2009
    These three small cap stocks have healthy dividend yields.
  403. Priceline Returns From The Dead

    November 11, 2009, which was writen off as dead after the technology bubble implosion, has roared back with powerful earnings ...
  404. Retail Results On The Clock

    November 9, 2009
    On a comparable basis, Q3 numbers should be close to or above results from a year ago for four retail companies when they ...
  405. 3 Stocks That Love Frugal Consumers

    October 14, 2009
    These stocks will thrive in the pennypinching environment this holiday season.
  406. Profit Using High And Low Turnover Funds

    September 24, 2009
    We look at the top five holdings for two of the best large growth funds over the last five years.
  407. Cramer's Four Horsemen Still In The Saddle

    August 20, 2009
    Cramer's "must have" tech stock picks should continue to outperform.
  408. Shoe Companies Take A Step Forward

    August 5, 2009
    Steven Madden, Nike and other shoe retailers are walking tall, despite the recession.
  409. Netflix Deserves Some Respect

    July 28, 2009
    Despite the market's pessimism, Netflix shares are worth a closer look.
  410. What's New On The Net

    July 28, 2009
    Bankrate just announced it is selling out to APAX Partners for $571 million. Why, and what else is happening on the net?
  411. Retail Revisted

    July 23, 2009
    Retail has been a slippery slope of late. But check out the difference in prices of just a year ago.
  412. What's Your Brand Worth?

    July 9, 2009
    Millward Brown Optimor recently delivered its fourth annual BRANDZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands.
  413. Company Founders Rock

    July 7, 2009
    Companies run by the their founders tend to outperform their peers and the market over time.
  414. The CEO's Price Tag

    May 26, 2009
    I did a story about deep value recently and one of the names in the story was Under Armour, the athlectic apparel and footwear ...
  415. Booking An Uncertain Future

    May 26, 2009
    Barnes & Noble's quarterly earnings were down, but its outlook is up. Is this justified in the difficult bookselling climate?
  416. How To Profit During Uncertain Economic Times

    May 12, 2009
    Improving year-over-year earnings is a good way to predict future earnings growth.
  417. Best Buy Betting On House Brands

    May 8, 2009
    Best Buy uses its house brands strategically, but is this hurting the company or helping it to stay on top?
  418. Time To Shop Retail

    April 6, 2009
    With retail stocks up over 6% this year, now's the time to buy.
  419. eBay Bids For Its Future

    March 16, 2009
    Investors stand to profit if this internet auction company attains its three-year growth goals.
  420. Five Dividend Darlings

    March 9, 2009
    Although dividends are never guaranteed, five companies with a high forward annual dividend yield may be worth further research.
  421. Stop Buying The Wrong Internet Stocks

    March 3, 2009
    Some internet stocks have been overvalued and overinflated - let's take a look at two which seem to be undervalued and underinflated.
  422. No Recession For Netflix

    January 30, 2009
    A slowing economy may be good news for Netflix.
  423. Online Retailer's Core Segment Has Top-Line Issues

    January 26, 2009
    Online retailer eBay has top-line issues in its namesake marketplace but posted an overall 18% net profit margin in Q4.
  424. No Bloom In

    October 27, 2008
    As tough times take hold, people are choosing not to say it with flowers.
  425. Cash-Heavy RealNetworks A Real Bargain?

    October 21, 2008
    Despite challenges, RealNetworks has an excellent balance sheet and low valuation.
  426. Rack 'Em Up With Rackable Systems

    October 17, 2008
    Rackable Systems has an excellent balance sheet and sells at nearly its value in cash.
  427. A Billion Isn't What It Used To Be

    October 10, 2008
    It might be a lot of money to the average person, but $1 billion is small change on Wall Street. We look at a few things ...
  428. Can Tech's Four Horsemen Continue To Outperform?

    October 1, 2008
    Google, Apple, Research in Motion and Amazon have all held up well despite the market carnage. Can they continue to outperform?
  429. Stocks Loaded With Earnings Surprises For August 29

    August 29, 2008
    Companies that string together many quarters of positive earnings surprises are usually rewarded. This week the focus is ...
  430. Momentum Stocks On The Move For August 13

    August 13, 2008
    Riding a momentum wave can give quick gains, but you have to get in before it's too late. This week features comeback stock ...
  431. Knock-Off Stigma Stifles Ebay

    July 2, 2008
    Louis Vuitton maker LVMH won a French court battle with Ebay over fake goods. The ruling should force Ebay to tighten security.
  432. Great Service? Great Investment

    May 20, 2008
    We examine 15 customer service leaders. $75,000 split among them five years ago, would be worth nearly $160,000 today, $34, ...
  433. Boring Is Beautiful (WMT)

    January 24, 2008
    There's plenty of heart-stopping excitement in the market these days, but sometimes safe is better, and Wal-Mart delivers ...
  434. Barnes & Noble Bandwagon Headed For A Crash (BKS)

    December 4, 2007
    Barnes & Noble reported a spectacular Q3, but before you get too excited remember there is plenty of competition in the bookselling ...
  435. Five Green Mutual Funds You Need To Know

    November 1, 2007
    Green investing has been providing investors great returns. We examine five funds to help you get in on the action.
  436. There's More To Apple Than The iPhone (AAPL)

    July 31, 2007
    Sales of Macintosh computers boosted Apple's fiscal third quarter results well beyond expectations.
  437. Blockbuster-Netflix War Heats Up (BBI, NFLX)

    June 19, 2007
    Blockbuster unveiled two new mail-order rental plans, how will Netflix respond?
  438. Conexant: The Good Times Are Gone (CNXT)

    June 12, 2007
    Conexant makes products that are core to broadband applications; however, it doesn't sell many of them.
  439. Turning The Rumor Mill (DELL, TRMP, NFLX, MRK)

    June 12, 2007
    A roundup of the week's popular news stories and market rumors.
  440. A Mediocre Read (BKS)

    May 22, 2007
    Despite being a big-name bookseller, Barnes and Noble is having trouble competing with big-box and internet only businesses.
  441. Big Retailers Chase Apple for Movie Download Share (WMT, BBY, ...

    April 12, 2007
    Everyone from Apple to NetFlix is getting into the movie download business. That could hurt foot traffic at places like Wal-Mart, ...
  442. Buybacks Aren't Always What They Seem

    April 3, 2007
    I will discuss stock buybacks - and why they aren't always what they're cracked up to be.
  443. A Grim Picture for Images? (GYI, JUPM)

    March 29, 2007
    An interesting view of the hazards and opportunities of stock photo sector.
  444. RealNetworks Value Out of Tune (RNWK)

    March 16, 2007
    The recent pull-back in RealNetworks shares leaves less downside risk for shareholders. But valuation still makes it a longshot.
  445. Wrestling With RealNetworks (RNWK)

    October 27, 2006
    Investors can’t afford to ignore the tough challenges facing this stock-market highflier.
  446. Movie Gallery Sees Epic Increase

    June 6, 2006
    Movie Gallery shares have been pumped up by takeover talk, but value investors will do well to stay away from the stock.
  447. Full Steam Ahead On This River

    May 1, 2006
    Despite its drawbacks, Digital River is still moving swiftly.
  448. Home Depot's Online Renovation

    April 26, 2006
    With its recent upgrades, Home Depot may have what it takes to enhance your portfolio.
  449. Heed That Fatherly Advice

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