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  1. Rumors Roil VMware

    July 18, 2012
    Rumors of a CEO change roil VMware shares.
  2. Apple Loses Against HTC - Analyst Blog

    July 6, 2012
    After winning back-to-back injunctions against Samsung, Apple Inc. (AAPL) suffered major defeat in a patent related case ...
  3. Microsoft Recognizes A Multi-Billion Dollar Error

    July 4, 2012
    Microsoft's large goodwill writedown is a reminder of the cost of overpaying in mergers and acquisitions.
  4. Large-Cap Value Stocks Are Exactly That ... A Value

    June 22, 2012
    These monster blue chips offer advantages to portfolios in an uncertain economic environment and are currently trading for ...
  5. Dell Jumps On Dividend Train

    June 20, 2012
    Perhaps in a few years, tech stocks will be known as some of the highest dividend payers in the market.
  6. Cash Flush Stocks

    June 8, 2012
    These companies offer upside potential as well as a load of cash for emergencies.
  7. Signs of Life?

    June 1, 2012
    To say the PowerShares QQQ (NASDAQ: QQQ) is an important fund within the ETF landscape is an understatement. Home to over ...
  8. Back To Book Value Basics

    May 28, 2012
    Like any investment metric, understanding book value's advantages and limitations is integral to using it effectively in ...
  9. Without Better Execution, Dell's Supposed Value Is Moot

    May 25, 2012
    While Dell still posts a double-digit return on capital, the stock is cheap for some very good reasons.
  10. 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, ...
  11. Will Salesforce.com Shareholders Get The Growth They're Paying ...

    May 23, 2012
    Salesforce.com may not be growing as strongly as investors believe.
  12. The ETF of the week is the Velocity Shares Daily Inverse VIX ...

    May 9, 2012
    The ETF of the week is the Velocity Shares Daily Inverse VIX Short Term ETN (XIV). This brand new ETF created by VelocityShares ...
  13. Acme Packet Another Company Waiting On The Carrier Revival

    May 7, 2012
    Acme Packet is suffering today, but this will be a great stock to own if/when the carrier spending rebound materializes and ...
  14. Disagreement May Mean Opportunity In Citrix Systems

    April 30, 2012
    Citrix carries high multiples, but its stock may still be undervalued. Don't be surprised to see less revenue growth for ...
  15. Attractive Tech Dividend Stocks

    April 30, 2012
    Diversify your portfolio and strike a good balance between income and growth with tech dividends
  16. 5 Easy Ways to Cash In on US Dividends

    April 26, 2012
    If you’re outside the US looking in, there are important pros and cons to adding exchange traded funds from America to your ...
  17. Can Baby Say Tata?

    April 26, 2012
    If you’re going to saddle a newborn with stock, at least give her one she can pronounce, writes MoneyShow.com senior editor ...
  18. Are Dow Stocks Better Than S&P Stocks?

    April 26, 2012
    When it comes to the performances of the DJIA and S&P 500, what matters is the valuation of companies, and at the moment, ...
  19. Apple Hits Another Grand Slam

    April 26, 2012
    Thanks to record iPhone and iPad sales, Apple's first quarter results were again a smashing success. Apple's phenomenal quarter ...
  20. What You Need to Know About Facebook Delaying Its IPO

    April 25, 2012
    Facebook is planning for one of the largest IPOs in tech history, but the actual event might be postponed due to a series ...
  21. Beware Of The Facebook IPO

    April 25, 2012
    Facebook's real wealth has already been made. There may be a little left, but it's likely a speculative bet.
  22. VMware Priced For Near-Perfection, But Results Not Perfect

    April 20, 2012
    VMware's decelerating growth may worry momentum investors.
  23. Microsoft Looking A Little More Dynamic

    April 20, 2012
    Microsoft isn't going to be a multi-bagger, but investors looking for a stock that could see a slow-and-steady appreciation ...
  24. Nokia Knocked Down Again

    April 13, 2012
    Nokia warned the Street on Wednesday that its financial results for the first and second quarters were going to be dismal. ...
  25. TIBCO Building Its Big Data Niche

    April 5, 2012
    TIBCO is building a very attractive middleware business. On the assumption of nearly 13% in compound free cash flow growth ...
  26. 7 Great Names for Dividend Yield

    March 30, 2012
    Large, dividend-paying equities are good portfolio additions in this low-interest-rate environment, says asset manager Chip ...
  27. Alpha Dogs Of The Dow

    March 28, 2012
    We tell you about the Dow's first quarter outperformers.
  28. Teradata On A Tear

    March 28, 2012
    Teradata is delivering torrid growth. But it's going to have to grow its free cash flow at an average clip of 15% or better ...
  29. Can Lionbridge Technologies Find Its Roar?

    March 27, 2012
    Lionbridge seems to serve a real market, but the financial performance has not been impressive.
  30. Apple Not The Only Dividend Paying Tech Stock

    March 23, 2012
    After Apple announced a dividend payout, it brought to attention other high yielding technology companies.
  31. The Job Market Hurts Companies, Too

    March 22, 2012
    While unemployment plagues workers, it is also a problem for companies who can't find skilled workers for the jobs they have. ...
  32. More On Cisco's Acquisition Of NDS

    March 16, 2012
    Cisco's acquisition of NDS was not cheap, as the purchase price was a little more than six times trailing revenue.
  33. How to Pick the Best Option Strategy

    March 14, 2012
    Selecting the proper strategy ultimately determines a trader’s level of success, writes Dan Passarelli, citing eight factors ...
  34. Balancing Skepticism And Opportunity On GameStop

    March 1, 2012
    GameStop is still struggling, but the company is fighting back through its used Apple device market.
  35. Stocks For An Uncertain World

    February 29, 2012
    if you treat investments as a way to build wealth, then owning some of today's cash-rich income-producing stocks could pay ...
  36. This Strategy Still Pays Big Dividends

    February 18, 2012
    Despite the risk-on switch in the market so far this year, yield plays still have a place in the bull and a fair bit of room ...
  37. Apple Now A Cult Stock

    February 17, 2012
    Apple will be an exciting story to watch but it may be best to watch from the sidelines.
  38. Rackspace Has Already Racked Up A Demanding Valuation

    February 16, 2012
    Rackspace's services are in demand, but so too is the stock.
  39. JDSU Still Predictably Unpredictable

    February 6, 2012
    JDSU did better than expected, but still doesn't seem like a bargain.
  40. Top Dividends: The Best Dividend Stocks For 2012

    January 30, 2012
    2012 might see investors playing the same strategy so popular in 2011: Dividend stocks.
  41. Big Buys In Share Buybacks

    January 27, 2012
    Record corporate profits and super low interest rates are resulting in a shrinking market environment and a rise in share ...
  42. 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.
  43. Nokia Still Has Miles To Go

    January 27, 2012
    Nokia rallies on less-terrible results.
  44. Is VMware's Road Starting To Turn Uphill?

    January 25, 2012
    VMware's business is still growing, but sentiment is getting less robust.
  45. Three Ways To Play Total Systems Services

    January 24, 2012
    The payment processor's stock has been all over the place the last decade. We show you three ways to play it.
  46. Research In Motion – New CEO, Same Problem?

    January 24, 2012
    Too little, too late at RIMM.
  47. Check Point Looks To A New Model For Familiar Success

    January 19, 2012
    Check Point is an IT security company that keeps evolving and has a history of good returns.
  48. Atmel's Investment Case Is Touch And Go

    January 18, 2012
    Atmel is in the doldrums, but could see a sharp rebound in 2012.
  49. Will The Personal Computer Industry Ever Rebound? (DELL,HPQ,INTC)

    January 12, 2012
    Flooding in Thailand disrupted disk-drive factories which ultimately impacted PC production. The hiccup came at a fragile ...
  50. Asia's Top Gaming Stocks

    January 6, 2012
    Gaming has been a major force in the US marketplace, and now Asia is going through its own gaming revolution, writes Benjamin ...
  51. 2011's Biggest Mergers and Acquisitions

    December 30, 2011
    M&A activity rebounded in a big way in 2011. Here's a look back at the biggest mergers and acquisitions during the year. ...
  52. 2011 In Review - Software Stagnates

    December 30, 2011
    Software had a down year, but many stocks outperformed.
  53. How The Mega-Tech Stocks Set-Up For 2012

    December 28, 2011
    Learn how big tech companies like AAPL and GOOG are starting off the New Year.
  54. A Look At Yahoo!'s Past, Present And Future

    December 19, 2011
    Can Yahoo! rebuild itself on the strength of its media businesses?
  55. The Investment Prospects For Nokia

    November 29, 2011
    Confident investors who believe that this once-king can be among the future's royalty could be looking at significant multi-year ...
  56. Solid Dividend-Paying Companies

    November 25, 2011
    If you are looking to add dividends to your portfolio, don't miss these stocks.
  57. Small-Cap Stocks Are Cheap

    November 16, 2011
    Valuations of small-cap stocks are particularly attractive, finds Jim Oberweis, editor of The Oberweis Report, who shares ...
  58. 5 Video Game Stocks to Power up your Portfolio

    November 8, 2011
    Learn about some of the biggest players in this multibillion dollar industry!
  59. Qualcomm Still Adds Up

    November 8, 2011
    Qualcomm has growth, value and market leadership.
  60. Microsoft – Little Expected, Little Delivered

    October 25, 2011
    Microsoft's ho-hum income growth isn't enough to change the Street's opinion of this stagnant stock.
  61. 3 Reasons To Own Ecolab

    October 18, 2011
    Smart investors looke beyond the numbers. Here are three reasons you should invest in Ecolab.
  62. Make Room for Rackspace

    October 14, 2011
    Cloud computing represents a tectonic shift in computing. Revenues are soaring and there are exponential growth prospects ...
  63. Yahoo! - Everybody's Favorite Target?

    October 7, 2011
    The obligatory Yahoo! merger speculation heats up again.
  64. Can Apple Be Apple Without Jobs?

    August 25, 2011
    The long-awaited transition is here at last for Apple.
  65. Digital May Not Solve GameStop's Biggest Problem

    August 24, 2011
    Digital isn't the dream that GameStop bulls hope it is.
  66. Why Microsoft Is Worth Nearly $50

    August 19, 2011
    Fundamental measures show that Microsoft (MSFT) is currently trading at a discount nearly 50% below one analyst’s fair-value ...
  67. 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 ...
  68. Bonds That Look Better Than Treasuries

    August 14, 2011
    Instability in the political and economic spheres has meant a shift from Treasuries to corporate bonds in recent weeks, writes ...
  69. What Do AA+ And AAA Credit Ratings Mean?

    August 10, 2011
    Whether you held a AAA or AA+ rating, the difference didn't seem to matter to Mr. Market on Monday.
  70. When to Favor Options Over Stocks

    July 29, 2011
    Traders choose options over stocks for their versatility and limited risk, but there are certain drawbacks as well. These ...
  71. Microsoft Anything But Soft

    July 27, 2011
    Microsoft may not dominate like it used to, but the cash flow is undervalued.
  72. 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.
  73. Piggyback The Smart Money

    July 4, 2011
    Here are some of the biggest market pundits' latest calls and how you can profit from them.
  74. TIBCO May Be At A Tipping Point

    June 27, 2011
    TIBCO may close to a point where it can thrive on its own.
  75. 5 Video Game Stocks to Power up your Portfolio

    June 14, 2011
    Learn about some of the biggest players in this multibillion dollar industry!
  76. Will Skype Transform Microsoft?

    May 13, 2011
    Microsoft is spending a lot of money on the hope that Skype will open new doors to growth.
  77. Big Values Going Cheap

    May 11, 2011
    Big companies are bringing big value to investors in today's stock market.
  78. Tomorrow's Great Dividend Companies

    May 4, 2011
    Though not major dividend companies today, these names could become bigger payers in the future.
  79. 4 Cheap "Magic Formula" Stocks

    April 28, 2011
    As silly as it may sound, the "magic formula" stock screen is actually quite serious. Check out these promising stocks.
  80. Earnings Preview for April 28

    April 27, 2011
    Here are four major earnings announcements for April 28.
  81. Can Anyone Compete With Google?

    April 5, 2011
    As Google executives and programmers continue to shift over to Facebook, the social media site may eventually pose a real ...
  82. Top Tech Dividend Stocks To Own

    March 31, 2011
    There are only a few tech stocks that fit a dividend growth model. Check them out here.
  83. A Walk In The Clouds With Datacenter REITs

    March 31, 2011
    As internet traffic is set to triple by 2014, the datacenter REITs are poised to be a backdoor player in the growth of cloud ...
  84. 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.
  85. Growing Demand In Demand Response

    March 23, 2011
    While the supply side of alternative energy gets all the attention from the press, the smart money has been quietly moving ...
  86. Gaming Industry In Desperate Battle

    March 18, 2011
    The gaming industry has the ammunition to battle the crisis in Japan.
  87. 4 Cheap And Safe Stock Picks

    March 14, 2011
    If you're on the hunt for value stocks, those with low P/E and debt-to-equity ratios are a good place to start.
  88. Still An Appetite For OpenTable

    March 10, 2011
    Despite competitive and valuation headwinds, investors should have no reservations about OpenTable's prospects.
  89. Share Prices Decline: Time To Sell?

    March 8, 2011
    The only way to succeed in separating stocks from stock markets is to view any share of stock as a piece of a business.
  90. High Return On Equity Businesses

    March 3, 2011
    Companies with high returns on equity usually see an increasing stock price in the future.
  91. Is The New Smartphone ETF A Smart Idea?

    March 1, 2011
    FONE offers an unusually broad definition of the smartphone market opportunity.
  92. Salesforce.com - High-Octane Growth With A Price To Match

    February 28, 2011
    Salesforce.com continues to make its valuation moot with excellent growth.
  93. AOL: You've Got Problems

    February 17, 2011
    AOL's brand moat is failing, and there's little reason to invest long term with a once-upon-a-time email giant trying to ...
  94. The 2011 Billionaire Investment Portfolio

    February 16, 2011
    Find out where the extremely wealthy are putting their cash in 2011.
  95. Can Nokia And Microsoft Recapture Their Magic?

    February 15, 2011
    Will combining forces give these former tech leaders another shot at the crown?
  96. 5 Video Game Stocks to Power up your Portfolio

    February 10, 2011
    Learn how to invest in this multibillion dollar industry!
  97. Top Picks For The Next Decade

    January 25, 2011
    Forget great holdings for the next year; we look at stocks for the next decade.
  98. IBM: Big, Blue, And Kinda Cheap

    January 20, 2011
    IBM is big and old, but hardly past the point of relevance.
  99. 3 Tech Stocks With Momentum Heading Into 2011

    January 5, 2011
    Playing on these stocks' momentum could end up being a very profitable venture for tech investors.
  100. Oracle Delivers Again

    December 20, 2010
    Oracle has seen its valuation multiple shrink over time. Although it will never be a Buffett pick, there may be some value ...
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