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Can Nasdaq Drag Apple Down?

The Nasdaq had its largest drop in months, and many analysts have predicted more of the same. Earnings forecasts are too weak. Multiples are too high. The economy cannot keep an ...
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5 Top Cloud Storage Tech Stocks to Buy Now

If there is one thing that is becoming ubiquitous these days in storage, it is consumers and businesses going to the cloud. While the competition for lower-cost storage services tends ...
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The Worst Product Flops of All Time

The larger the company, the greater its capacity for taking risks. While pouring millions of dollars into market research and advertising campaigns can lead to tremendous successes, such ventures can ...
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5 Stocks to Buy That Love the Current Strong US Dollar

Much of the pre-announcement news and guidance for first-quarter earnings, which are right around the corner, is companies warning of the dreaded “currency headwinds.” What that means in simple terms ...
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Google Tops Exxon in Market Value

The new economy versus the old. Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM), which has its roots in John D. Rockefeller's Standard Oil from well over a century ago, has had its market cap ...
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The 4 Stocks That Boosted the DJIA on Wednesday

March 18, 2015: Markets opened lower on Wednesday and bided its time below the break-even line until just after 2 p.m. and the FOMC’s announcement that it would no longer ...
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Windows 10 to Release in 111 Languages

As expected, Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) plans to release Windows 10 this summer. The launch includes several large partners, which should help accelerate the use of the new operating system. ...
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Investors Return to Amazon.com

Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) shares sold off sharply after its most recent quarterly report. Revenue did not rise enough over the holiday season, analysts said. Once again, founder Jeff Bezos ...
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PC Sales to Drop, Rock Chip and Windows Sales

As investor anxiety about Intel Corp.'s (NASDAQ: INTC) revenue rises, new research claims that personal computer (PC) sales will falter this year. If the forecast is accurate, Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: ...
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Why Intel Fallout Is Muted in Key PC and Semiconductor Giants

Is there good news or bad news in the semiconductor and PC cycle sectors? Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) disappointed the market after revising its outlook lower for the first quarter ...
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MacBook vs. Surface Pro 3: Who Wins, and at What Cost?

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) announced the release of its new MacBook on Monday, along with the release of its much anticipated Apple Watch. This could mean bad news for Microsoft ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Monday

March 9, 2015: Markets opened higher on Monday as worries about Greece were overcome by anticipation of today’s launch of the Apple Watch. That turned out to have only a ...
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The $270 Billon Cloud Computing Market

With every major tech company in the world chasing part of the cloud computing market, what are they fighting for? Close to $300 billion. The business, however, may not be ...
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Alibaba Moves Into Cloud Computing Business, Challenging Huge US Tech Firms

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NASDAQ: BABA) will start to offer cloud-based services in the United States. These services are the cornerstone of the recovery of International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Market on Tuesday

March 3, 2015: Markets opened lower on Tuesday following unexciting action in both Europe and Asia. There were no U.S. data released today and no market-moving earnings out this morning. ...
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