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China Undermines PC Industry, as Smartphones Take Hold Around the World

For many industries hurt by slow growth, there is China and there is the rest of the world. As consumer and business activity slows in the old world of Europe ...
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Dell Boosts Share of Shrinking Server Market; HP, IBM Slip Further

Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) posted its highest-ever share of the global server market -- 18.8% -- as competitors International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) and Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) both ...
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Windows 8 Relaunch as 8.1 Is Set: How It Could Even Revive Interest in PCs

August is often a slow time for technology and consumer spending, but the dying PC market may be about to see a resurrection. Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) has fixed many ...
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As Ballmer Leaves Microsoft, Will Buffett Pick New CEO?

Just as Steve Ballmer prepares to depart as CEO of Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT), the guessing game over who will take the reigns at the troubled tech giant has already ...
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Seriously, Should HP Try to Buy Dell?

Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) is still in the beginnings of its long-term turnaround under CEO Meg Whitman. Earnings were not so bad, but there is this continued erosion in the core ...
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A Samsung “iWatch”

According to several press sources, Samsung will introduce the equivalent of a smartwatch that can surf the Web, make phone calls and even tell time. At first, the news would ...
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Closing Bell for Friday on Wall Street: Markets Open Lower, Wobble to Weak Close

August 16, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning following big down day on Thursday. In the U.S., the Census Bureau’s report on July housing starts put up a ...
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Dell Services and Enterprises Sees Revenue Growth, PC Market Still Sliding

Shares of Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) may have been caught in a serious merger tug-of-war between Michael Dell and Carl Icahn, but the PC-maker and IT services provider decided to ...
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Closing Bell for Thursday on Wall Street: Markets Start Low, Drift Lower All Day

August 15, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning as yields on 10-year Treasuries rose to a 2-year high. In the U.S., lower than expected new claims for unemployment ...
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With Rise in Lenovo, Dell and HP Face Unstoppable Challenge

Anyone who doubted that the race for global personal computer (PC) supremacy has shifted outside the United States only needs to look at Lenovo's most recent quarterly results. Revenue at ...
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Carl Icahn Takes Activism to Apple and Tim Cook

Billionaire and activist investor Carl Icahn has most recently been known for his ant-Dell stance in the Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) transaction, and he has been known for his position ...
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Could Stock Splits Entice New Equity Investors, Finally?

With stocks within a few percentage points of all-time highs and with the stocks in a confirmed bull market, we wanted to consider the effect of stock splits in a time ...
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The Weakness of Taking Companies Private: The Story of J.C. Penney, BlackBerry, Et Al.

The notion of taking companies private is probably as old as the one of taking them public. The first generally takes money from outside shareholders. The other seizes assets back, ...
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How Michael Dell Loses by Winning Dell Deal

Michael Dell appears to have gotten what he wished for. The special committee of the Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) board, charged with vetting any arrangement to buy the company, has ...
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Closing Bell for Friday on Wall Street: Markets Open Lower, Climb Higher by Close

August 2, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning following a mixed report on U.S. employment. The monthly report on personal income and outlays was also a mixed bag, ...
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