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$18 Million Reasons Why Elop Could Be Microsoft’s Next CEO

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is reportedly going to pay around $18 million of former Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) Chief Stephen Elop......(read more)
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Apple Inc. (AAPL), Google Inc (GOOG), and Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Need to Hear This

The ascent of the tablet only continues. According to research firm IDC, Q4 of this year will mark the first time tablets outsell PCs. For the whole year......(read more)
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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Apple Inc. (AAPL): Which Tech Giant Makes a Better Dividend Stock?

Once the Street’s hottest growth stories, Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) are now undeniably dividend stocks.......(read more)
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Those New iPad Commercials Won’t Change Anything

If you’ve been watching the NFL at all these last two weeks, you’ve no doubt seen Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)‘s new Surface......(read more)
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Joy Global Inc. (JOY), Caterpillar Inc. (CAT), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT): Wednesday’s Top Upgrades (and Downgrades)

This series, brought to you by Yahoo! Finance, looks at which upgrades and downgrades make sense, and which ones investors should act on. Today, our headlines......(read more)
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Forget the Fed, Look at Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)!

Although we don’t believe in timing the market or panicking over daily movements, we do like to keep an eye on market changes — just in case......(read more)
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Is Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)’s Dividend Raise Reason to Buy?

A great deal of buzz surrounded the technology sector when it was revealed that Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) had unleashed a new wave of cash......(read more)
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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) and Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NOK) Nearly Betrayed Each Other

In an alternate reality, Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is making its own Surface phones without Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK), and the Finnish......(read more)
Intel (INTC)'s Coming Battle for Mobile Market Share

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Intel Corporation (INTC), UnitedHealth Group Inc. (UNH): Stocks Climb and Gold Slips Ahead of Fed Announcement

Although we don’t believe in timing the market or panicking over market movements, we do like to keep an eye on big changes — just in case......(read more)
Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Aeropostale, Inc. (ARO), The Boeing Company (BA): Three Movers and Shakers in the Market Today

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up a mere 0.28% as of 2:45 p.m. EDT as all eyes are on the Fed, which began its two-day policy meeting today. Consumer......(read more)
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3M Co (MMM): Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)’s Buyback Headlines the Dow (.DJI)’s Gains

Although we don’t believe in timing the market or panicking over daily movements, we do like to keep an eye on market changes — just in case......(read more)
GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME)

Is GameStop Corp. (GME) a Buy?

With the summer more or less behind us, it’s time to look ahead to see what the rest of the year may bring. The holiday season is a crucial one......(read more)
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Intel Corporation (INTC), Bank of America Corp (BAC): Big News From Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Helps Float the Dow

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is gaining fast today, up by 0.96% by late morning on the news that it will be boosting its quarterly dividend by......(read more)
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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Google Inc (GOOG), International Business Machines Corp. (IBM): It’s Looking Increasingly Likely That Linux Could Kill Off Windows

Linux, the popular open source operating system, has been around for over 20 years. Despite being both free and highly customizable, Linux has, for the......(read more)
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How Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Is Poised For Plenty of Capital Gains

Software giant Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has been drawing a lot of attention to itself over the last few months. First, we get the bombshell......(read more)
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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), NetSuite Inc (N): Will Oracle Corporation (ORCL) Earnings Turn the Stock Around?

Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) will release its quarterly report on Wednesday, and given the big drop the stock suffered after previous reports, investors......(read more)
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Google Inc (GOOG), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT): Apple Inc. (AAPL)’s Products Are Now Overpriced

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)‘s rapid growth in recent years has been the product of an extraordinary value offering: Since their introduction, both......(read more)
Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P)

Apple Inc. (AAPL), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT): Can Pandora Media Inc (P) Keep It Up?

Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P) was one of last week’s biggest winners, soaring 23% as investors rallied behind the streaming music leader. Pandora Media......(read more)
Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK)

Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NOK) Deal Is Good for Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Isn’t a Game-Changer

In a smart move that integrates its Windows 8 mobile software division with a full-fledged hardware design team, Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has......(read more)
Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATVI)

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Zynga Inc (ZNGA), Activision Blizzard, Inc. (ATVI): PC Gaming Leads In Innovation

Known for hit gaming titles like Left 4 Dead and Dota 2, Valve appears to be preparing an all-out assault on the traditional console companies. Valve......(read more)
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Apple Inc. (AAPL), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT): Steve Jobs, And On This Day In History…

On this day in economic and business history… Steve Jobs’ relationship with Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has been a subject explored by many......(read more)
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Google Inc (GOOG), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT): Apple Inc. (AAPL) Can’t Survive as a Premium Brand

Following Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)‘s recent iPhone event, I criticized the company’s unwillingness to offer a cheaper iPhone. Despite earlier......(read more)
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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Apple Inc. (AAPL): We Pay You

This week, Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) announced that it will give users a minimum $200 Microsoft Store gift card for a used iPad 2, 3 and 4.......(read more)
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How Apple Inc. (AAPL) and Google Inc (GOOG) Are Killing Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)

In business, as in life, the only constant is change. Major trends enacted by Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG), and others in the tech......(read more)
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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Wants Your Apple Inc. (AAPL) iPad

You know that things are bad at Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)  when even the software giant is willing to pay at least $200 for your iPad. Wait......(read more)
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Apple Inc. (AAPL), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT): In The End, Icahn Is Right

Noted investor Carl Icahn is no stranger to controversy. Investors likely remember his recent battle with fellow hedge fund manager, Bill Ackman, over......(read more)
Nintendo Co., Ltd (ADR) (OTCMKTS:NTDOY)

A Ray of Hope for Nintendo Co., Ltd (ADR) (NTDOY)

Nintendo Co., Ltd (ADR) (OTCMKTS:NTDOY) may be down, but it’s not out. New sales figures released this week show a hint of success for the company......(read more)
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The Walt Disney Company (DIS), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), United Technologies Corporation (UTX): The Top Dow Stocks Last Week

Although we don’t believe in timing the market or panicking over market movements, we do like to keep an eye on big changes — just in case......(read more)
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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT): Xbox Is The New Honey Mustard

Like a kid discovering the joys of honey mustard as a condiment, it seems as if Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is dipping everything it eats in......(read more)
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Apple Inc. (AAPL), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT): Survival of the Biggest Phablet

Product cannibalization is a normal part of the tech world, and if the latest research from IDC proves true, then smaller tablets are the latest on the......(read more)
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Apple Inc. (AAPL): The Case For Bundling

iWork. Source: Apple.com First, iWork was free on iCloud, and now it’s free on iOS, too. But there’s one crucial component missing to Apple......(read more)
Sirius XM Radio Inc (NASDAQ:SIRI)

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Apple Inc. (AAPL), Pandora Media Inc (P): This Week in Sirius XM Radio Inc (SIRI)

Things never get dull for the country’s lone satellite-radio provider. Shares of Sirius XM Radio Inc (NASDAQ:SIRI) rode higher with the market......(read more)
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ARMOUR Residential REIT, Inc. (ARR), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT): OPEC Rises, the Birth of REITs, and More

On this day in economic and business history … The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, better known as OPEC, was formed at the conclusion......(read more)
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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Intel Corporation (INTC), Visa Inc (V): Is a Scary Deja-Vu Moment Coming for the Dow?

The committee in charge of the Dow Jones Industrials doesn’t make changes very often, but when it does, those changes usually reflect the changing......(read more)
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Is Apple Inc. (AAPL) Microsoftening?

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)‘s recent iPhone news was disappointing. Gone are the days when Steve Jobs’ announcements would galvanize fans with......(read more)
GameStop Corp. (NYSE:GME)

GameStop Corp. (GME), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Sony Corporation (ADR) (SNE): Questioning Long-Term Sustainability

Amazon.com started selling books in ’95, and since then it’s grown into one of the largest e-commerce companies in the world. The online......(read more)
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Apple Inc. (AAPL), Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NOK), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT): Elopsided

When you think of smartphones, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Samsung are the first two names that come to mind, but Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT......(read more)
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Apple Inc. (AAPL), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Best Buy Co., Inc. (BBY): A Fool Looks Back

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) gave Gotham the iPhone it deserves, but not the one it needs right now. The market wasn’t pleased with the consumer tech......(read more)
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Apple Inc. (AAPL), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Google Inc (GOOG): Is the iPhone 5C the New Surface RT?

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) shares have been reeling since introducing the iPhone 5C on Tuesday, but now it’s time to see if consumers feel the same......(read more)
NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)

Google Inc (GOOG), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) – NVIDIA Corporation (NVDA)’s Next Big Tablet Win: Itself?

Image source: NVIDIA Last year, NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA)‘s Tegra 3 processor scored some nice tablet wins, most notably finding a place......(read more)
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Will Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) or Sirius XM Radio Inc (SIRI) Buy Pandora Media Inc (P)?

One of the juiciest rumors that surfaced when Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P) began its search for a new CEO several months ago, was that Sirius XM Radio......(read more)
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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Can’t Take a Hint

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)‘s Surface hasn’t made much of a dent in the tablet market in its freshman year, but it’s ready......(read more)
Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)

Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Intel Corporation (INTC): Apple Inc. (AAPL)’s Big Announcement Could Come Next Month

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) shares tumbled on Wednesday following a disappointing iPhone event. Without a cheaper or larger iPhone, the company hasn’......(read more)
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Intel Corporation (INTC): Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)’s Surface 2 Is a Mistake

About two years ago, Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) announced that it would be porting its next generation Windows 8 operating system to the ARM......(read more)
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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Isn’t Done With the Xbox 360 Yet

Source: Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT). The Xbox 360 is about to be old news, but Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has big plans for the system......(read more)
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Apple Inc. (AAPL), Google Inc (GOOG): Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)’s Surface Problem Has Nothing to Do With Hardware

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is planning to showcase its second-generation Surface tablets on September 23. Early reports indicate that the Windows......(read more)
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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT)’s Expectations From Acquiring Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NOK)

On Sept. 2, Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) agreed to pay €5.4 billion, or $7.2 billion, for Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK)‘s mobile......(read more)
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Microsoft Corporation (MSFT), Sony Corporation (ADR) (SNE): This New Xbox One Ad Shows Exactly Why It Will Sell Like Crazy

Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) is out with a new ad for its upcoming video game console, the Xbox One. The ad, which runs a full 30 seconds, ignores......(read more)
Sirius XM Radio Inc (NASDAQ:SIRI)

Sirius XM Radio Inc (SIRI) & Apple Inc. (AAPL): The New Details

Sirius XM Radio Inc (NASDAQ:SIRI) barreled through its old five-year high of $3.85 today. It may seem like an odd week for the satellite radio giant......(read more)
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Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (TTWO), GameStop Corp. (GME): Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) Isn’t Done With the Xbox 360 Yet

Source: Microsoft. The Xbox 360 is about to be old news, but Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT) has big plans for the system. Mr. Softy told analysts......(read more)
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