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  1. The Industry Handbook: Software Industry

    Discover how the software industry has changed throughout the years to become a mainstay ...
  2. Microsoft Stock: An Earnings Case Study (MSFT)

    Examine Microsoft's historic and forecast earnings. Analyze the factors driving recent ...
  3. (ADP) Who are ADP's Main Competitors?

    Explore ADP's primary competitors in its two major segments, with brief descriptions ...
  4. How Intuit's Transition to the Cloud Has Driven ...

    Learn how Intuit is transitioning its users to the cloud, and how the company's revenue ...
  5. Salesforce Vs. SAP: Comparing Top CRM Providers ...

    Learn about the different CRM offerings by Salesforce and SAP. Understand each company's ...
  6. Analyzing Oracle's Price & Profitability Ratios ...

    Understand Oracle Corporation's business by taking a close look at its profitability ...
  1. Microsoft to Store Data in DNA (MSFT)

    Big data storage poses a challenge to the digital economy. As DNA sequencing becomes ...
  2. The Industry Handbook: Software Industry

    Discover how the software industry has changed throughout the years to become a mainstay ...
  3. Microsoft Stock: An Earnings Case Study (MSFT)

    Examine Microsoft's historic and forecast earnings. Analyze the factors driving recent ...
  4. (ADP) Who are ADP's Main Competitors?

    Explore ADP's primary competitors in its two major segments, with brief descriptions ...
  5. How Intuit's Transition to the Cloud Has Driven ...

    Learn how Intuit is transitioning its users to the cloud, and how the company's revenue ...
  6. Salesforce Vs. SAP: Comparing Top CRM Providers ...

    Learn about the different CRM offerings by Salesforce and SAP. Understand each company's ...
  1. What is the formula for calculating weighted average cost of capital (WACC) in Excel?

    Learn about the weighted average cost of capital (WACC) formula and how it is used to estimate the average cost of raising ...
  2. How has Google's operations strayed from its original mission statement?

    Learn about Google's current mission statement and decide if Google is practicing what it preaches.
  3. How do I calculate the expected return of my portfolio in Excel?

    Find out how to calculate the total expected annual return of your portfolio in Microsoft Excel using the value and return ...
  4. How do you calculate a present value of annuity using Excel?

    Find out how to use Microsoft Excel to calculate the present value of a fixed annuity, including proper setup and an example ...
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