Struggling personal computer maker Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) is on tap to report fiscal Q3 earnings after today's closing bell.
Wall Street is looking for HP to post fiscal Q3 earnings per share (EPS) of $0.89, up from $0.86 in the same quarter a year ago. HP has said it expects EPS of $0.86 to $0.90.
Here's what else investors will be looking at - as well as the secret weapon that could propel HPQ stock higher...
How to Double Your Money on the GoPro Craze – Without Buying GoPro Stock
GoPro Inc. (Nasdaq: GPRO) launched its successful IPO on June 26. And it's up nearly 24% since then.
As an individual investor, you probably couldn't participate in the GoPro initial public offering... or any IPO. However, the best investments usually aren't the big-name companies whose products line store shelves - but the "pick and shovel" plays...And this one can double your money in less than two years. Here’s how…
Amazon Stock (Nasdaq: AMZN) Rings in 2.18% Daily Gain on "Local Register" News
Amazon stock (Nasdaq: AMZN) closed up 2.18% today (Wednesday) on the company's announcement it will launch a mobile credit card reader called Amazon Local Register. AMZN stock continued to make small gains after hours.
As Amazon widens its moat with Local Register, AMZN stock is primed to benefit. But the company is notorious for costing a premium while not giving much back to investors...That's why our experts laid out how to play Amazon stock in coming months...
How to Profit 48% on a Blockbuster Merger That Was Already Announced
Just try buying a house or renting an apartment these days without visiting the websites of Zillow Inc. (Nasdaq: Z) or Trulia Inc. (Nasdaq: TRLA).
But we've identified the perfect challenger to the Zillow/Trulia cartel. We believe this tech stock is still good for a near-term pop of 48%.Today we’re going to show you who it is, and how to profit…
Profit from the World's Largest E-Commerce Market
[Editor's Note: We're sharing this Private Briefing with you because Bill has found a simple, lucrative way to get into the biggest, fastest-growing market on Earth. You'll love this play. Here's Bill...]
Mainland China has leapfrogged the United States to become the biggest e-commerce market on Earth.
We wanted you to hear about some of the best new opportunities.So you can reap the biggest payoffs...
Windstream Holdings (Nasdaq: WIN) Just Rewrote the Telecom Industry Playbook
Last week, Windstream Holdings Inc. (Nasdaq: WIN) unveiled a "game-changing" strategy that turned the entire telecom sector upside down.
The rural telephone company announced a breakup plan that will transform the company from a sleepy dividend payer into a deal-making broadband firm. WIN shares jumped 12.4% in a single session.Here’s why WIN’s strategy is so important to WIN stock moving forward – and to the telecom industry in general…
How to Use My "Cowboy Split" Investment Strategy to Round Up Big Gains
Today I want to share with you a classic investment strategy that I've given a brand-new nickname to reflect our focus on the "New West" of Silicon Valley tech stocks.
I call it the "Cowboy Split." When employed properly, the Cowboy Split will protect you from volatile markets.But that's not all. If your stocks go down, on the recovery, you make more money...
Hewlett-Packard (NYSE: HPQ) Holds the Keys to the Future of Computing
Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) calls it "The Machine." I call it the future of computing. And it's just one reason why I think HP is among the smartest plays in tech right now.
The Machine represents a huge leap in technology that's going to make HP a top tech leader once again... and that's going to be a powerful catalyst toward market-beating gains for HPQ stock.Here's why this turnaround is so exciting for investors…
These Industry Powers Have Never Been More Scared
Many investors are holding their breath even as they hold out plenty of hope looking at the recently announced deal between Apple and IBM.
The upside, many say, is unlimited because it's such a brilliant move.
In fact, the deal reeks of desperation and unprecedented weakness.
We've seen this playbook before... Full StoryRead More...
AAPL Earnings Full of Clues of How Stock Gets to New Highs
Investors needed to sleep on a deceptively boring earnings report, but by this morning the positive news the company shared in its conference call had pushed Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL) stock up nearly 3%.
Much of that had to do with the iPhone, the Cupertino, Calif.-based company's most important product and the primary catalyst of Apple stock.
But investors weren't just reacting to the encouraging iPhone news.In Tuesday's conference call, CEO Tim Cook revealed several other positive surprises...
The Best Investments for Riding the Tech Stock Rally: XSD, FDN, FPX
Just weeks ago, the media was still talking about an alleged tech correction. But the Nasdaq has gained some 6.5% so far this year - and tech stocks will continue climbing for the rest of this year.
Here are three ETFs for the tech subsectors I predict will do particularly well in this rally, so you can play the entire subsector with a single investment.So get ready to profit – it’s as easy as XSD, FDN, and FPX...
Why "Mr. Softy" Will Continue to Rebound
Just under a year ago, Capital Wave Forecast Editor Shah Gilani said it was time to buy Microsoft Corp. (NasdaqGS: MSFT).
It was a surprising call. The once-great software giant had become a moribund also-ran, and Wall Street clearly saw no future for the Redmond, Washington-based company.As is so often the case, Wall Street was wrong... Read More...
AAPL Leads These Three "Strong-Performing" Tech R&D Winners
As someone who's been in the technology trenches for the past 30 years, I know well that spending a ton of cash on research does not guarantee profits or stock-price appreciation.
What tech companies need are cost-effective research and development budgets - like Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL). But Apple isn't alone.We've found two other tech companies that also have mastered this strategy..
The CYNK Stock Trap: When to Ignore a 24,000% Gain
Sometimes even a 24,000% gain can be a bad thing, especially if it involves a very dicey penny stock.
CYNK Technology Corp. (OTC: CYNK) spiked from $0.10 in mid-June to a Wednesday closing price of $14.71 in less than four weeks. But according to publicly available data, CYNK has never earned any revenue and had lost $1.5 million as of the end of 2013. Oh, and the company has no assets, either.
How could a penny stock like CYNK soar so dramatically, and who might be orchestrating it?That's what everyone wants to know...
Apple Stock Undervalued – Near-Unbreakable iPhone 6 Screen Will Spur Record Sales
Any previous estimates of iPhone 6 sales need to be tossed out.
Evidence that Apple Inc.'s (Nasdaq: AAPL) next-generation smartphone will include a virtually unbreakable sapphire screen will push sales far beyond earlier expectations, which means that Apple stock at below $100 is significantly undervalued.
Apple clearly thinks it has a winner on its hands - it's ordering some 30% more units of the iPhone 6 units than it did the iPhone 5s last year.Here’s what this runaway hit will do for AAPL stock...
HPQ vs. IBM: Who Will Win This Clash of the Tech Titans?
Today I'm refereeing a boxing match between two of the biggest tech legends around: International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) and Hewlett Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ).
I'm calling it the Clash of the Tech Titans. The prize? A big slug of profits for your investment portfolio...Luckily, we can predict a winner now...