Investments Archive

Is IBM Stock Poised To Soar?

IBM announced October 17 that its revenues have fallen for 22 quarters in a row. Its current CEO has been able to survive, I think, by dangling a shiny object in front of investors — just wait long enough and a bucket of new businesses will pick up the slack from the old, declining ones. Of course that shiny object

China’s Best Social Media And Internet Stocks

Chinese technology is a high-risk momentum sector within a high risk, rapidly growing but volatile market. For those comfortable with these risks, several contributors see strong long-term potential in China’s large and growing social media, mobile, e-commerce and online markets. Igor Greenwald, Breakthrough Tech Profits The Chinese internet sector is hotter than the sun. It is the belle of

Equifax CEO Richard Smith is out after stunning data breach

Equifax CEO Richard Smith is out after the company’s embarrassing data breach and botched response. The credit reporting bureau announced Smith’s sudden retirement on Tuesday, three weeks after it disclosed that the hack had compromised the personal information of as many as 143 million Americans. Smith, 57, had been CEO for 12 years. His retirement is effective

Apple needs an X factor

Apple investors have to be hoping that X, as in iPhone X, marks the spot for the company. Because it looks like the reception for the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus is pretty lackluster so far. Yeah. I know that you’re supposed to say 10 instead of the letter X when discussing the iPhone