Analysts Value SecureWorks Higher in Coverage Debut After Quiet Period Expiration

SecureWorks Corp. (NASDAQ: SCWX) has now seen its post-IPO quiet period come to an end. The move on Monday ahead of the expiration was up by 10.9% to $13.81, perhaps taking ...
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More EMC Deal Concerns Arise

The pending buyout of EMC Corp. (NYSE: EMC) by the now-private Dell Inc. already is facing problems. Now new concerns about the would-be merger may be growing, and they are ...
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If Wall Street Loves Technology Stocks, Why Are Hedge Funds Selling Them?

For much of the past two years, technology has dominated both long/short exposure and long/short performance in the hedge fund world. This has changed over the past quarter with technology dropping ...
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Lenovo Tablet, Launched by Ashton Kutcher, Competes with Apple Mac, Dell and HP PCs

Lenovo, the China-based PC company, released its new Yoga Tablet and claimed it would revolutionize the portable computer device world. That claim can be added to dozens of others by ...
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Top Tech Stocks Poised to Benefit Most from 2014 IT Spending Growth

The technology analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch surveyed more than 175 respondents with a total information technology (IT) budgets of more than $5 billion, predominantly in the United ...
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Global PC Sales Drop as Industry Faces Layoffs

Meg Whitman recently said there would be no huge layoffs at Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ). However, she can only look so far into the future, and her vision eventually will have ...
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Our Take on HP Analyst Day: Higher Dividends, Much Higher

Does anyone truly care about it being the 2013 Securities Analyst Meeting for Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ)? The stock market is so enthralled with the company that even the S&P ...
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Dell Debuts New Tablets and Laptops Just in Time for (Something)

Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) is getting less visibility now that it is on the way to no longer having thousands and thousands of shareholders who might want to consider buying ...
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Can PC Remain “Device of Choice”?

Looking back on Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) CEO Steve Ballmer's last presentation to Wall Street analysts, the most controversial, and likely to be most remembered, comment he made was that ...
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CEOs Whose Companies Made Them Rich

Warren Buffett holds an estimated $56.5 billion worth of Berkshire Hathaway stock -- the most valuable stock holdings of any active chief executive officer. Oracle CEO Larry Ellison and ...
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Apple Crushes PC in Customer Satisfaction

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) well outpaced every major personal computer (PC) maker in the new, annual ratings from widely regarded research firm ACSI. Whatever the problems Apple has with its iPhone ...
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Why the PC Died So Fast — Building a Better Chip

It turns out that smaller is better, at least in the world of personal computers. This runs against the tide of other industries. In the fast-food business, bigger burgers are ...
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PCs Have Even Worse Future out to 2017 as Apple and Google Rise

Maybe you have heard about the death of the personal computer market. If you think you have heard it before, you might want to look much closer now. Tablets and smartphones ...
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How Carl Icahn Won the Battle for Dell

Carl Icahn won the battle to control Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) with one quick action. He walked away from the competition to run a company that has no future. After ...
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AMD: Here Today, Where Tomorrow?

With the PC market withering and the mobile market exploding, the two big PC CPU makers should be having some trouble posting profit growth. But over the past 12 months, ...
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