Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) stock has performed well over the past year. The PC forecast has improved. Should investors buy Microsoft stock now?
Apple’s (NASDAQ: AAPL) earnings results for 1Q14 released yesterday, on initial review, were mixed. EPS and sales were ahead of consensus forecasts, but iPhone volumes and 2Q guidance fell short of Street expectations. This has led to a sell-off in the shares and a possible buying opportunity for those interested in looking at Apple long, […]
The shares of Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) are up 25 percent year-to-date, in line with the NASDAQ. This is actually a dramatic shift after years of underperformance. Its share price is up by 21 percent and 18 percent over the past 5 and 10 years, respectively, versus the NASDAQ, up 73 percent and 111 percent. Investors are becoming […]
Nokia’s (NYSE: NOK) stock price shot up more than 30 percent from the recent announcement of the Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) acquisition. Seeing this “old” player in the cell phone market get acquired made me think about another stock that we’ve looked at here at The College Investor: BlackBerry. While Research in Motion (NASDAQ: BBRY) was […]