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The current situation of Yahoo! (NASDAQ: YHOO) is potentially what business leaders are talking about when they offer the prophetic warning that taking your eye off the ball will allow misfortune to quietly creep in and wreak havoc. The company, an icon of early internet mail and search services, is

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Judging by the quarterly results released in February, Hewlett-Packard’s (NASDAQ: HPQ) fortunes seem to have declined significantly over the past months and are a major indication that the company has not recovered from its poor performance under ex-CEO Leo Apotheker. Apotheker’s tenure was an incredibly bleak period for the company,

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With a population contributing to 20% that of the world, the sheer numbers of the Chinese market is a big plus for any business operating in China that relies on the head count. Baidu (NASDAQ: BIDU) is one such company that has tapped into the power of numbers to emerge

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Growing up as a boy, I was taught by my IT lecturers that Bill Gates and Microsoft (MSFT) was the “in-thing”. Apple’s (NASDAQ: AAPL) Macintosh was casually described by many as some relic from the early computer development age of the 1970s. They were, as far as I was concerned,

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IBM reported higher-than-expected Q1 earnings but shares dropped 2.5 percent in after-hours trading. During regular hours IBM stock gained 2.3% closing at $207.45. In the first 20 minutes of the after-hours trading session IBM shares fell sharply to the day’s open, and it will be interesting to monitor the technology

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Does Zone Alarm ring a bell? It is a security product by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd (NASDAQ:CHKP) which has been used by almost all computer users. I remember myself installing Zone Alarm Firewall quite a few times in my 80386 and Pentium machines back in the 90’s. Perhaps that

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Five US stocks to watch from consumer, technology, healthcare and energy sector of the US stock market were left since I posted . While the stock watch list included 4 stocks of the financial sector, technical analysis at 5 other stock charts suggests position trading might become profitable in the

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Professional investors love to watch see where the whales are investing, and on Monday they got a glimpse of where the billionaires are putting their money with the release of the 13F filings.  Among the most noteworthy was the announcement that super-investor Warren Buffett has been buying up IBM shares

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MEMC Electronic Materials shares traded in the lows of the 52-week range last week, but found support for the third time at $4.50 and were up 3.90% on Friday, indicating possible bullish reaction this week. MEMC Electronic Materials stock (NYSE:WFR) has traded up to the all-time high of 96 dollars

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CELL stock has retraced back to the previous resistance level during the uptrend started in late 2009. The 61.8% Fibonacci retracement level between September 2010 low point and January 2011 high coincides at that level as well, while the stock price is trending above the 20-month moving average. Technical analysis

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Investing in the technology sector of NASDAQ yesterday for me and buying 400 shares of PWER stock (Power One Inc.) has already proven profitable. Entry signals for going long on that stock have been the Double Bottom in the daily chart, the MACD divergence at that support level and the

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