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The Other 8 Top Tech Earnings This Week

The initial wave of tech companies reporting earnings was not as bad as previously thought, which gives at least somewhat of an optimistic tone for the coming week. In short, ...
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Why Apple Dividend Hike and Buybacks Matter More Than Earnings

Investors love dividends, and what they love even more is companies that are in the business of raising their dividends regularly. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is the biggest stock in ...
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Why 3D Systems Just Cannot Get Its Earnings Guidance Right

Citing lower oil prices and a strong dollar, among other “economic weaknesses,” 3D Systems Corp. (NYSE: DDD) lowered its revenue and earnings guidance for the first quarter, and the stock took ...
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4 Must-Own Security Software Stocks to Buy

The one area in all of technology that seems to keep growing and growing is data security and security software. Not only does the demand increase every day, so do the ...
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Another Earnings Stumble for Xerox

Xerox Corp. (NYSE: XRX) reported first-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Friday. The business technology firm posted quarterly adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.21 on revenues of $4.47 ...
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Google Proves It Is Still Better Than Facebook

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) has stolen Google Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) place as technology's hot company. Despite Facebook's very modest revenue, its market cap stands at $230 billion, compared to Google's ...
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Microsoft Moves Away From Shadow of Gates, Ballmer

It has been over a year since Steve Ballmer left Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) after his decade-long reign as chief executive. Bill Gates no longer sits in the chairman's chair ...
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Microsoft Gets Magic Revenue Boost From Nokia Phones

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) reported third-quarter fiscal 2015 results after markets closed Thursday. The software behemoth reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.62 on revenues of $21.73 billion. In ...
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Forex Plays Part, but Only Part, in Mixed Google Earnings and Revenues

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) has reported its first-quarter earnings for 2015. Our earnings preview showed that Google's stock was at a critical juncture going into earnings, and that options traders ...
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Amazon Still Willing to Keep Posting Losses

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has reported its first-quarter earnings for 2015. Expectations seemed to be very high, per our earnings preview. The online seller of anything and everything posted a ...
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ARRIS Takes Very Different Merger Twist, With Far Better Outcome

After years of various merger and acquisition rumors (or hopes), ARRIS Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARRS) has finally entered into a big M&A deal. What is funny about this deal though ...
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How Analysts View eBay After Earnings

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) reported its earnings Wednesday after the markets closed, and now analysts are weighing in on the future of eBay and what these earnings mean for its ...
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What Investors Have to Fear in Amazon and Google Earnings

Thursday afternoon is one of those days that are absolutely packed with first-quarter earnings reports from technology giants. Among the expected and highly anticipated reports are those from Amazon.com Inc. ...
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Despite Headwinds, Analysts See Even Larger Facebook Upside Into 2016

Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) reported its first-quarter financial results Wednesday after the markets closed, and now analyst calls have poured in for this social media giant. 24/7 Wall St has ...
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What to Look For in Microsoft Earnings

When Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) reports its fiscal third-quarter results after Thursday’s close, analysts are expecting the software giant to post earnings per share of $0.51 on revenues of $21.06 ...
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