MSFT : Analysis & Opinions

  • Showing 201-300 of 487 items
  • <<
  • ...
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • >>
  1. QCOM's Snapdragon 800 for LG Optimus - Analyst Blog

    June 21, 2013
    LG Electronics, Inc. has decided to use the popular Snapdragon 800 processors of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., the business ...
  2. Relief At Red Hat, But The Long-Term Growth Debate Will Rage ...

    June 20, 2013
    Red Hat didn't miss, but significant growth reaccleration is still missing
  3. Why Did Google Want Waze so Badly?

    June 18, 2013
    Google acquired Waze on June 11. Why does the company want this single app so badly?
  4. Google Goes A Waze To Stay Strong In Maps

    June 10, 2013
    Waze looks like a logical deal for shoring up the value of Google's mapping technology
  5. Google to Acquire Waze for $1.1B - Analyst Blog

    June 10, 2013
    Google Inc. is set to acquire mobile mapping and navigation company Waze Inc.
  6. The Bar Is Rising For Atmel Again

    June 10, 2013
    With the prospect of improving operating leverage and new product opportunities on the way, Atmel shares have started to ...
  7. The Top Trade Setups In Tech

    May 29, 2013
    Check out these trade setups in four technology stocks to take advantage of strong market conditions, while still controlling ...
  8. Yahoo! Adds Tumblr, But Is This Another Underpants Gnome Deal?

    May 21, 2013
    Tumblr is a high-potential asset, but Yahoo! absolutely must execute.
  9. Know Your Stock Cost Basis

    May 15, 2013
    Understanding equity cost basis is critical for tracking the gains or losses of an investment.
  10. 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?
  11. Weak PC Growth And Slow Mobile Penetration Weighing On Microsoft

    April 19, 2013
    Microsoft is still not delivering what tech investors really want, but the value looks real.
  12. Intel – A Bond's Downside And A Stock's Upside?

    April 17, 2013
    With only decent earnings being reported, Intel must reignite growth to see meaningful capital appreciation.
  13. Red Hat's Valuation Looks More Reasonable, But Expectations Could ...

    March 28, 2013
    While Red Hat's model doesn't generate much leverage, the revenue growth is still looking solid.
  14. BlackBerry Nears VoIP Deal in UAE - Analyst Blog

    February 15, 2013
    As per media reports Blackberry Limited (BBRY) is on the verge of signing an agreement with the telecom carriers in United ...
  15. A Step Back For Atmel, But The Potential Is Interesting

    February 11, 2013
    Atmel needs to win sockets for the shares to outperform.
  16. Disney Has A Stable Of Horses To Ride

    February 8, 2013
    Disney has plenty of opportunities to do better, and the stock price assumes it will.
  17. MSI to Launch New Tablet PCs (revised) - Analyst Blog

    February 7, 2013
    To boost the working condition of the blue collar employees, police officials and other factory workers, Motorola Solutions ...
  18. Morocco OFPPT Picks Microsoft Suite - Analyst Blog

    February 1, 2013
    Morocco's Office of Vocational Training and Employment Promotion (OFPPT) has chosen the world's largest software maker Microsoft ...
  19. BlackBerry Needed "Wow" - Delivered "Pretty Good"

    February 1, 2013
    Research In Motion released the Blackberry 10, but the biggest news was the company changing its name to Blackberry.
  20. Why Would Microsoft Want To Purchase A Piece Of Dell?

    January 31, 2013
    Although there are reasons Microsoft would want to put money behind Dell, none of them seem very sound.
  21. VMware Stumbles, And The Street Spares No Mercy

    January 31, 2013
    VMware has the Street spooked that growth has topped out.
  22. With Sluggish Windows Uptake, What Propels Microsoft?

    January 29, 2013
    Microsoft has to do more to unlock its potential and its value.
  23. Find Bargain Stocks Like Buffett With These 4 Value Ratios

    January 25, 2013
    "Price is what you pay. Value is what you get." -- Warren Buffett Putting his finger on this difference between price and ...
  24. Is Research in Motion's Impressive Surge About to End Badly?

    January 25, 2013
    Since bottoming out at just $6.50 a share in September, Research in Motion (Nasdaq: RIMM) has surged more than 150%. The ...
  25. Could Google Actually Be Underrated?

    January 25, 2013
    Google may actually still be too cheap.
  26. 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.
  27. Take a Breather Before Earnings Deluge - Analyst Blog

    January 21, 2013
    With the markets closed today for Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the earnings season takes the day off as the reporting flood ...
  28. Why Smart Investors Are Pouring Trillions into This Type Of Stock

    January 18, 2013
    For decades, analysts have heralded small-cap stocks as the real growers in the stock market. And they're right to some extent; ...
  29. 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 ...
  30. AMD's GPU for Ultrathin Notebooks - Analyst Blog

    January 9, 2013
    Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) launched its latest range of mobile and desktop graphics processing units (GPUs), AMD Radeon ...
  31. Wondering When To Sell A Stock? Use This 4-Minute Checklist

    January 9, 2013
    As an investor who loves to simply buy, hold and collect returns from my investments, I usually hate the idea of having to ...
  32. TI to Partner SoftKinetic - Analyst Blog

    January 7, 2013
    Texas Instruments (TXN) or "TI" will collaborate with SoftKinetic to develop 3D sensor and gesture recognition solutions ...
  33. D&B Jumps to Strong Buy - Analyst Blog

    January 4, 2013
    On January 3, Zacks Investment Research upgraded Dun & Bradstreet Corp (DNB) to a Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy). Why the Upgrade? ...
  34. How Do Internet Browsers Make Money?

    December 27, 2012
    A look into ways that the top 3 Internet browsers make their money.
  35. 3 Types Of Explosive-Growth Companies -- And Why They're Dangerous

    December 25, 2012
    Growth, for its own sake, has tripped up many companies -- and investors, for that matter. Every year around this time, ...
  36. The 10 Biggest Cash Generators on the S&P 500

    December 20, 2012
    It takes a buck to make a buck. That's true for individual investors and the corporate giants in the S&P 500 alike. Through ...
  37. Is Apple Finally Losing?

    December 20, 2012
    Is Apple Losing it? It'll take a lot of "wow factor" to impress fickle consumers.
  38. Avoid High-Cost Broker Commissions With This Investment Plan

    December 14, 2012
    Online brokers undoubtedly have made investing more affordable and accessible than ever before. Gone are the days when you ...
  39. AMD Partners Ubisoft for Far Cry 3 - Analyst Blog

    December 6, 2012
    Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (AMD) is collaborating with Ubisoft to provide support to Far Cry 3 in the U.S. The latest chapter ...
  40. Is it Time to Dump Microsoft?

    November 30, 2012
    During the past two years, software developers in Redmond, Wash., have been fine-tuning the millions of lines of code that ...
  41. Is it Time to Sell Microsoft?

    November 30, 2012
    During the past two years, software developers in Redmond, Wash., have been fine-tuning the millions of lines of code that ...
  42. Salesforce.com Still Seeing Good Growth, Weak Margin Leverage

    November 22, 2012
    Salesforce.com met expectations, but the growth-versus-value debate goes on.
  43. Nintendo Introduces Wii U - Analyst Blog

    November 20, 2012
    Nintendo Co. Ltd (NTDOY) has launched Wii U, its first console upgrade in six years since the release of Wii. The Wii U is ...
  44. Jim Rogers is Betting Against this Entire Sector, Should You ...

    November 20, 2012
    Billionaire investor Jim Rogers may be most famous for calling the bottom of the commodities market and buying in 1999, just ...
  45. e-Commerce 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 ...
  46. 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 ...
  47. Can Facebook Get Through Another Lock-up Expiration Quietly?

    November 16, 2012
    Another huge slug of shares will expand Facebook's public float. But this stock has been volatile and controversial from ...
  48. Bull Vs. Bear - Microsoft On The Rise

    November 15, 2012
    Microsoft has a better chance of going to $60 in the next few years than it does dropping below $20.
  49. Bull Vs. Bear - Microsoft Stinks

    November 15, 2012
    Microsoft is moving away from being a solely OS-based company. Will its forays into mobile and tablets generate solid revenues?
  50. Wall Street Still Isn't Buying Nvidia's Story, But Should You?

    November 13, 2012
    Nvidia is making progress in mobile, but Wall Street doesn't believe it will last. However the stock makes for an interesting ...
  51. Video Game Sales Slump Again - Analyst Blog

    November 12, 2012
    Video game retail sales declined for the eleventh consecutive month in October 2012. According to market research firm NPD, ...
  52. Can Atmel Touch Bottom?

    November 5, 2012
    Can Atmel stay in front of touch controller commoditization?
  53. Apple Sends Execs Packing: Is This Good Or Bad News?

    October 31, 2012
    Apple fired its head of retail and head of software October 29 in a shake-up that suggests Tim Cook is managing his way.
  54. This Week's Technology Events

    October 30, 2012
    Tech news for the week of October 29.
  55. Yahoo! Puts Its Stamp On Mobile

    October 30, 2012
    Yahoo recently acquired Stamped, an iPhone app that lets you share your favorite things with other people. The acquisition ...
  56. New SPDRs Debut: Positive Momentum And Low Valuation

    October 29, 2012
    State Street became the latest ETF firm to launch factor-based equity ETFs this week, rolling out a pair of funds that will ...
  57. 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.
  58. Does Maxim Offer Something For Everybody?

    October 26, 2012
    Maxim is gaining share in mobile, but the next few quarters could be tricky.
  59. Yahoo Surprises, Shares Up - Analyst Blog

    October 23, 2012
    Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO) reported third quarter non-GAAP earnings that were up 31.2% sequentially and 81.0% year-over-year, exceeding ...
  60. Will The Windows-Based Lumia Save Nokia?

    October 23, 2012
    Based on the specs, Nokia's Lumia smartphone is a jewel in the sector, but can it save the former mobility tech king?
  61. 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.
  62. Athena Reports Mixed 3Q; Profit Up - Analyst Blog

    October 19, 2012
    Leading vendor of cloud-based services for physician practices Athenahealth (ATHN) reported third quarter 2012 adjusted (excluding ...
  63. Can Win8 And Surface Change The Tone On Microsoft?

    October 19, 2012
    The market is not expecting much from Microsoft anymore. For that to change, Microsoft has to deliver with Win8 and Surface.
  64. Microsoft Increases Dividend By 15%

    October 11, 2012
    Microsoft could well develop into something even more substantial in its next iteration.
  65. 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: ...
  66. Microsoft Snaps Up PhoneFactor - Analyst Blog

    October 9, 2012
    Software giant Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) recently announced that it has acquired PhoneFactor, a company that uses smartphones ...
  67. 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 ...
  68. Red Hat Keeps Booking The Deals, But Is It Growing Enough?

    September 25, 2012
    Red Hat's revenue growth is solid, but profitability is still a concern. I'd be inclined to wait on Red Hat in the hopes ...
  69. 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.
  70. Adobe's Transition Is Necessary, But A Little Turbulent

    September 21, 2012
    Adobe's transition is going well and the stock isn't too expensive.
  71. NetSuite's Valuation Leaves No Room For Error

    September 20, 2012
    NetSuite's valuation seems to already reward tomorrow's success.
  72. Yahoo Seals Alibaba Deal - Analyst Blog

    September 19, 2012
    Yahoo Inc.(YHOO) has finally completed a long-awaited $7.6 billion deal with the Chinese e-commerce firm Alibaba Group Holding ...
  73. Oracle Agrees to Acquire SelectMinds - Analyst Blog

    September 19, 2012
    Oracle Corp (ORCL) has agreed to buy SelectMinds, a cloud-based recruiting solutions provider. The acquisition is expected ...
  74. IBM Expands in Turkey and Poland - Analyst Blog

    September 14, 2012
    In accordance with its expansionary policy, IT major International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) recently opened a couple ...
  75. Samsung's Value Recovers After Lawsuit

    September 6, 2012
    Investors looking to buy or sell Samsung would be wise to let factors other than court rulings dictate their positions.
  76. OmniVision Looks Fueled Up For Another Run

    September 5, 2012
    While the volatility of this stock definitely makes this a risky play, I think aggressive investors ought to be considering ...
  77. Can Microsoft Take On Gmail?

    August 31, 2012
    Microsoft's new Outlook.com is the company's attempt to compete with Google's Gmail service.
  78. Vivendi Needs Cooperation To Turn Around

    August 30, 2012
    Vivendi is undervalued but has a lot of work to do.
  79. Bull Vs. Bear - Apple's Industry Dominance Won't Last Forever

    August 30, 2012
    There are already plenty of tablet and smartphone offerings that basically perform the same tasks as Apple devices for a ...
  80. AOL Shows Shareholders The Money

    August 29, 2012
    AOL's long anticipated special dividend was announced August 27.
  81. Is Apple Really the Largest Company Ever?

    August 22, 2012
    Many headlines have proclaimed that Apple has broken a record for the most valuable company ever. However, this may not be ...
  82. 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 ...
  83. 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 ...
  84. Nvidia Appears To Have A Lot To Prove

    August 13, 2012
    Nvidia seems undervalued on its growth prospects. If the company can grow 5 to 6% over the next decade, these shares ought ...
  85. Portfolio Pruning 101

    July 27, 2012
    MoneyShow's Tom Aspray takes an in-depth look at his successful Charts in Play Portfolio, as he looks to take profits on ...
  86. Will This Be The Pause That Refreshes Apple?

    July 27, 2012
    Apple's performance this quarter was much more like a regular tech company, but so long as the next iPhone launch lives up ...
  87. Bull Vs. Bear: Olympic Advertising Worth Shareholders' Money

    July 24, 2012
    The Olympic games is a great time to buy into major Olympic sponsors, such as Coca-Cola and Procter &amp; Gamble.
  88. Rumors Roil VMware

    July 18, 2012
    Rumors of a CEO change roil VMware shares.
  89. 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 ...
  90. 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.
  91. 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 ...
  92. 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.
  93. Cash Flush Stocks

    June 8, 2012
    These companies offer upside potential as well as a load of cash for emergencies.
  94. 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 ...
  95. 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 ...
  96. 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.
  97. 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, ...
  98. Will Salesforce.com Shareholders Get The Growth They're Paying ...

    May 23, 2012
    Salesforce.com may not be growing as strongly as investors believe.
  99. 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 ...
  100. 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 ...
  • Showing 201-300 of 487 items
  • <<
  • ...
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • >>
Trading Center