CSC : Analysis & Opinions

  • Showing 1-100 of 182 items
  • 1
  • 2
  • >>
  1. Verizon, Google Sign Cross-Licensing Patent Agreement - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Verizon (VZ) and Google (GOOGL) have struck a long-term agreement pertaining to multiple patents. Per the deal, both the ...
  2. Pitney Bowes Selects Neo4j to Develop Graph-based MDM - Analyst ...

    December 17, 2014
    Pitney Bowes Inc. (PBI) recently collaborated with Neo Technology for constructing a novel Spectrum Master Data Management ...
  3. Grainger November Sales Rise 8% on Volume, Acquisitions - Analyst ...

    December 15, 2014
    W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW) reported an 8% year-over-year increase in its Nov 2014 sales.
  4. Invest Like A Modern Day Rockefeller

    December 8, 2014
    You've undoubtedly heard of the robber barons. These affluent industrialists were considered some of the wealthiest -- and ...
  5. In The Week Ahead: This Stock's Breakout Signals More Gains Ahead ...

    November 16, 2014
    All major U.S. stock indices finished in positive territory for the fourth consecutive week, led by the tech-heavy Nasdaq ...
  6. All Quiet On The Market Front: Dow, S&P 500, Nasdaq Virtually ...

    November 12, 2014
    U.S. stocks were little changed on Wednesday in another quiet trading session due to a lack of catalysts to move stocks. ...
  7. Mobile Adoption Drives Online Payments, Security - Industry Outlook

    November 6, 2014
    Mobile Adoption Drives Online Payments, Security - Industry Outlook
  8. Could These Buyback Powerhouses Soar By Triple-Digits Again?

    September 2, 2014
    Corporate America has been getting creative with how they reward shareholders. It's something that will keep happening ...
  9. 4 Stocks With The Fastest Dividend Growth On The Market

    August 26, 2014
    Once upon a time, high dividend yields were plentiful... so much so that they may have been taken for granted. And now, the ...
  10. A 16.6% Yield From One Of The Largest Cash-Hoarding Companies ...

    August 19, 2014
    December 2, 2004 was a pretty good day for Steve Ballmer. On that day, the 49-year-old CEO of Microsoft received a dividend ...
  11. A Billionaire Activist Could Spark This Bargain Stock To 30% ...

    August 4, 2014
    Today, one of the best places for value investors is technology. This comes as the share prices of some dot-com-era companies ...
  12. e-Commerce Stocks on Which to Click (pt. 2) - Industry Outlook

    July 2, 2014
    e-Commerce Stocks on Which to Click (pt. 2) - Industry Outlook
  13. e-Commerce Stocks on Which to Click (pt. 1) - Industry Outlook

    July 1, 2014
    e-Commerce Stocks on Which to Click (pt. 1) - Industry Outlook
  14. How Good is the Rebound? - Ahead of Wall Street

    June 25, 2014
    This morning's soft Durable Goods report didn't provide much solace
  15. Bear of the Day: Palo Alto Networks (PANW) - Bear of the Day

    June 4, 2014
    Bear of the Day: Palo Alto Networks (PANW) - Bear of the Day
  16. Soft in Europe, Stronger at Home - Ahead of Wall Street

    May 15, 2014
    Aside from earnings reports from Wal-Mart (WMT) and Cisco (CSCO), the U.S. picture looks brighter than the Eurozone does ...
  17. Can Margins Remain Strong? - Ahead of Wall Street

    May 14, 2014
    Margins have historically tended to revert to the mean and expecting them to continue expanding may not be reasonable.
  18. Do Weak Growth And New Challenges Make Cisco A Value Trap?

    May 7, 2014
    A frustrating reality of tech investing is that there's really no competition between growth and value. Absent growth, value ...
  19. The Only Tech Stocks Worth Buying Today

    May 2, 2014
    The second "dot-com" bubble is collapsing. Here's what you need to know... Unless you were living under a rock in 2001, you ...
  20. This Well-Known Company Could Pay A 40% Dividend Yield

    March 14, 2014
    Just a few years ago, a select group of companies started doing something extraordinary... They created a "Dividend ...
  21. Forget Google -- This Is The Best Stock For The Internet's Next ...

    March 13, 2014
    You have to have some sympathy for the executives at San Jose, Calif.-based Echelon Corp. (Nasdaq: ELON). They've been ...
  22. e-Commerce Stock Update - March 2014 (pt. 2) - Industry Outlook

    March 6, 2014
    e-Commerce Stock Update - March 2014 (pt. 2) - Industry Outlook
  23. Can We Trust Chinese Data? - Ahead of Wall Street

    February 12, 2014
    Positive trade data out of China and weak-looking European numbers provide the backdrop for today's market action.
  24. Bull of the Day: Finisar (FNSR) - Bull of the Day

    January 17, 2014
    Bull of the Day: Finisar (FNSR) - Bull of the Day
  25. 3 Stocks To Sell Before The Next Meltdown

    November 19, 2013
    The major indices keep hitting new all-time highs, and as a trader, that makes life pretty easy. Basically, you have a bullish ...
  26. This Simple Tool Could Save Your Portfolio

    November 18, 2013
    Last week, stock prices reacted to the news. Stock picking could become more important as the market reaches new highs, and ...
  27. Short Sellers Pile On Applied Materials and STMicroelectronics ...

    October 26, 2013
    Among the leading semiconductor stocks, Applied Materials (NASDAQ: STM) saw the most significant rises in short interest ...
  28. For those investors looking at the long term, ignore the taper talk and focus on dividends.

    Dividend Stocks Still Matter

    October 24, 2013
    For those investors looking at the long term, ignore the taper talk and focus on dividends. The pay-outs from equities have ...
  29. Ciena On A Roll With Carrier Spending Picking Up

    September 4, 2013
    100G deployments are starting to drive the equipment market, putting Ciena back on a growth trajectory.
  30. Another Beat And Raise Highlights Avago's Quality

    August 28, 2013
    Avago's market share strength shouldn't be underestimated
  31. Aruba Networks Digs In For The Long War

    August 23, 2013
    Aruba is going to have to surrender margin to boost growth in the face of competition from Cisco.
  32. Red Hat And Other Software Stocks That May Beat Revenue Estimates ...

    August 22, 2013
    Analysts at Lazard believe software makers Citrix Systems (NASDAQ: RHT) are well positioned to benefit from strong government ...
  33. Earnings Expectations For The Week Of August 5

    August 4, 2013
    The earnings season is beginning to wind down, and much of the focus this week will turn to central bank meetings and economic ...
  34. If Alcatel Can Keep This Up, The Turnaround Can Work

    July 31, 2013
    Alcatel's latest turnaround is off to a good start, and stronger edge routing and 100G should help.
  35. Markets Playing Tetherball With F5 Networks

    July 29, 2013
    Even after a big beat, F5 doesn't look fairly valued yet.
  36. Is This The Turn For Check Point?

    July 18, 2013
    Check Point may have bottomed out with its product revenue growth, and the shares still seem cheap on a cash flow basis.
  37. Finisar Perking Up On Datacom, With Telecom (Hopefully) On The ...

    June 20, 2013
    Finisar is seeing a solid datacom upgrade cycle, and a telecom recovery should boost sales further.
  38. With So Many Sluggish Markets, There's Little Jabil Can Do For ...

    June 20, 2013
    Jabil's time to shine is still a little ways off
  39. Will A New Alcatel-Lucent Plan Lead To Better Results?

    June 19, 2013
    Alcatel-Lucent's new plan sounds good, but the planning will be the easy part.
  40. Credit Suisse Expands Its Commodity ETN Line-Up

    June 14, 2013
    With equity markets dropping returns left and right, Credit Suisse’s new launches in the commodity sector are a bright ...
  41. More Commodity ETFs: Credit Suisse Releases New ETNs - ETF News ...

    June 13, 2013
    Investors now have new commodity ETNs from Credit Suisse, giving broad exposure to the space.
  42. Ciena And Carrier Spending – They're Baaa-aaack

    June 6, 2013
    Ciena's strong revenue and margin numbers for the quarter may be the beginning of a major new cycle.
  43. LSI Looks Too Cheap, But Only If You're A Believer

    June 3, 2013
    LSI has the opportunity to leverage flash technology into a higher stock price
  44. Riverbed Technology Waiting On Synergies And Performance Management ...

    June 3, 2013
    Riverbed's efforts to expand its addressable market hold significant promise relative to today's valuation.
  45. F5 Networks On Its Heels, But Hasn't Fallen Down Yet

    June 3, 2013
    F5 has work to do in convincing the Street that it can be a real growth company again
  46. Avago's Beat-And-Raise Speaks To A Strong Story

    May 30, 2013
    Avago's strong market share and multiple product opportunities make it an appealing stock today.
  47. NetApp Is Probably Cheap, But The Headwinds Aren't Going Away

    May 22, 2013
    NetApp is suffering from the wider tech malaise, but the company appears to have established itself as the clear #2 player ...
  48. Fear Of Cisco Leads The Market To Abandon Aruba Networks

    May 17, 2013
    The spectre of share loss to Cisco has become real.
  49. Brocade's Uncertain New Direction

    May 17, 2013
    Brocade badly needs to prove that it can grow again.
  50. The Market Seems Unwilling To Let Yum! Brands Stay Cheap For ...

    May 13, 2013
    Yum! Brands' shares have rebounded pretty well despite an ongoing stream of bad news from China.
  51. After The Hurricane, Is It Safe To Visit Aruba Networks?

    May 9, 2013
    After a big quarterly miss, can investors afford to trust the long-term opportunity at Aruba?
  52. Check Point Software Could Be A Second-Half Rebounder

    May 6, 2013
    If Check Point can reignite growth, the stock is much too cheap.
  53. Alcatel-Lucent Looking At A Long Road, But Not Starting From ...

    April 29, 2013
    Alcatel-Lucent has a long road back, but the IP keeps the company in the game.
  54. Fortinet Stumbles, Making Tech Investors Very Insecure

    April 11, 2013
    Does Fortinet's warning bode poorly for other IT companies?
  55. F5 Networks Takes Another Whirl In The Tech Spin-Cycle

    April 5, 2013
    F5's guidance adds more fuel to the tech bear bonfire.
  56. Riptides At Riverbed Technology

    February 13, 2013
    If Riverbed can produce a double-digit long-term free cash flow growth rate, fair value today is in the high $20s.
  57. Teradata Beats Estimates - Analyst Blog

    February 8, 2013
    Teradata Corp's (TDC) fourth-quarter non-GAAP earnings per share increased 19.7% from the year-ago quarter to 79 cents. Including ...
  58. Oracle Adds Some Surprising Hardware Assets In Acme Packet

    February 6, 2013
    Oracle is looking to acquire session border controller specialist Acme Packet.
  59. A Solid Showing Shores Up Fortinet

    February 1, 2013
    Fortinet comes through when it really mattered.
  60. New Products, Recovering Markets Should Help Juniper In 2013

    January 29, 2013
    With the release of new products, is Juniper finally about to see its rebound?
  61. Get Ready to Profit From the "Dot-Com Boom 2.0"

    January 11, 2013
    When CERN released the World Wide Web in 1991, few thought it would amount to much. In fact, noted Author and Astronomer ...
  62. Accenture Wins Two Navy Contracts - Analyst Blog

    January 10, 2013
    Accenture plc (ACN) recently won two three-year contracts from the U.S. Department of Navy at an aggregate value of $30. ...
  63. Revealed: StreetAuthority's Best Stock Picks of 2012

    January 7, 2013
    Last Monday, I asked each of the StreetAuthority stock market strategists to put into writing their assessments of the year ...
  64. Juniper Networks: A Strong Buy - Analyst Blog

    January 2, 2013
    On January 1, 2013, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Juniper Networks Inc. (JNPR) to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy). Why ...
  65. New Products Could Spark Aruba Networks In 2013

    January 2, 2013
    Can new products give Aruba a bigger piece of the growing WLAN market?
  66. Cisco Closes Meraki Buyout - Analyst Blog

    December 26, 2012
    Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO) recently completed its acquisition of privately-held Meraki Inc. for $1.2 billion in cash. The ...
  67. Accenture, Unilever in a BPO Deal - Analyst Blog

    December 24, 2012
    Ace technical and management solutions provider Accenture plc (ACN) recently clinched a business process outsourcing (BPO) ...
  68. Jabil Likely Still In A Holding Pattern

    December 21, 2012
    Jabil is doing okay, but weak OEM demand is a concern.
  69. Google Transforms ARRIS

    December 20, 2012
    In buying Motorla Home, ARRIS will never be the same again.
  70. CSC Offloads IT Staffing Unit - Analyst Blog

    December 14, 2012
    Information technology (IT) services provider Computer Sciences Corp. (CSC) seems to be well on track to achieve excellence ...
  71. Accenture, Generali in a 10-Yr Pact - Analyst Blog

    December 12, 2012
    Accenture plc (ACN) announced that it has won a 10-year outsourcing deal from the ace French general insurer, Generali. The ...
  72. Is Alcatel-Lucent Playing Its Last Cards?

    December 12, 2012
    Alcatel's patents are valuable, but maybe the last asset of real value left.
  73. Is Avago Preparing To Pop In 2013?

    November 30, 2012
    Avago is prospering with big wins at Apple and Samsung.
  74. Hewlett-Packard Hits Bottom, Finds A Shovel

    November 27, 2012
    Ongoing share losses and an embarrassing writedown just keep the bad news flowing for HP.
  75. H-P Extends Service for Veterans - Analyst Blog

    November 21, 2012
    Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ) recently announced that it has been awarded a service deal extension by the U.S. Department ...
  76. Can Brocade Get Any Benefit Of The Doubt?

    November 20, 2012
    Brocade's execution has improved, but the valuation has not. And despite its sustained long-term revenue growth, the company ...
  77. Cisco Pays Dearly For Meraki

    November 20, 2012
    Cisco's paying a steep price for more SDN capability.
  78. NetApp Handling This Rough Patch Relatively Well

    November 15, 2012
    NetApp delivered a welcome solid quarter in a tough market.
  79. The Negotiator Makes A Buy, RIMM Trys To Save Itself And Your ...

    November 14, 2012
    With President Obama winning a second term, analysts expect big things out of the tech sector.
  80. Earnings Preview: Cisco Systems - Analyst Blog

    November 12, 2012
    Cisco Systems, Inc. (CSCO) is scheduled to announce its first quarter fiscal 2013 results after the closing bell on November ...
  81. Riverbed Pays Up For Its Next Shot At Growth

    October 30, 2012
    Riverbed is paying up to boost its growth rate.
  82. Is There Hope For HP?

    October 25, 2012
    HP is trying another turnaround, but can they do it in time and properly?
  83. Fusion-io Grows When Others Can't

    October 25, 2012
    Fusion-io delivered solid growth, but investors seem more worried about guidance than long-term potential.
  84. Juniper Beats 3Q Ests, View Cautious - Analyst Blog

    October 24, 2012
    Juniper Networks Inc. (JNPR) posted adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of 14 cents in the third quarter of 2012, above the ...
  85. Growth Investors Turn Insecure About Fortinet's Growth

    October 17, 2012
    Fortinet's only real failure was that the company did not exceed expectations as much as it did before.
  86. Is Infosys Losing Ground In IT Services?

    October 16, 2012
    Infosys hopes to reverse softer growth and weakening margins. Investors may find this to be a good time to buy.
  87. Is Telecom The Next Squabbling Ground For The U.S. And China?

    October 9, 2012
    Are the U.S. government's worries about security fair or just a way of stirring up the voters?
  88. Ubiquiti Networks - Definitely Different, But With Uncertain ...

    October 4, 2012
    Ubiquiti's model is clearly different, but not necessarily better.
  89. Technology Stocks Aren't Just For Growth Anymore

    October 3, 2012
    Despite its go-go glory days, the technology sector is maturing into a dividend hunter's paradise. Payouts are on the rise ...
  90. For Jabil, The Price Is Right, But The Timing Is Uncertain

    September 27, 2012
    Jabil's value looks appealing, but the end markets are shaky and the industry is brutal. If investors believe in the new ...
  91. Citrix May Be A Relative Bargain, But There's A Lot Left To Prove

    September 25, 2012
    Citrix's bargain stock price comes with some real risks.
  92. Should Investors Play On The Acme Packet See-Saw?

    September 19, 2012
    Sell-side analysts have cut their fair value estimate on Acme Packet by almost 50% and their 2013 revenue estimates by roughly ...
  93. CSC Issues Bonds Worth $700mn - Analyst Blog

    September 14, 2012
    Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) recently raised $700 million through the sale of bonds. The company issued bonds after ...
  94. For Palo Alto Networks, Valuation Is Secondary Today

    September 11, 2012
    Palo Alto is a great growth story in security, but valuation is already steep.
  95. F5 Networks - Siren Or Solid Play?

    August 24, 2012
    F5 announced June quarter results that were "meet and lower" instead of the "beat and raise" that investors look for with ...
  96. CSC Offers Insurance Suite to Aviva - Analyst Blog

    August 21, 2012
    Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) recently licensed its Integral insurance suite to Aviva India. Aviva India, an arm of ...
  97. Will A New Philosophy Toward Capital Unlock Cisco's Value?

    August 17, 2012
    Cisco's decision to hike the dividend is a good one.
  98. Cisco Orders Driving Shares - Analyst Blog

    August 16, 2012
    Cisco Systems' (CSCO) fourth quarter 2012 earnings (excluding one-time items and including stock based compensation) beat ...
  99. 5 Appealing, High-Yielding Tech Stocks

    August 2, 2012
    There are solid options for investors in the technology industry.
  100. Check Point Is In Its Competitors' Crosshairs, But May Be Too ...

    July 23, 2012
    Check Point has ample competition and a philosophy that seems more oriented towards maintaining profits than growing them. ...
  • Showing 1-100 of 182 items
  • 1
  • 2
  • >>
Trading Center