Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) launched its Windows Phone at the end of the last decade… and just put the final nail in its coffin this year. Its would-be answer to iPhone and Android dominance just didn't catch on in the kinds of numbers a company like Microsoft needs to move the needle.
But it's trying again, and this time, it's taken a "if you can't beat 'em, join 'em" approach and partnered with Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google to bring a new smartphone and a whole slew of new personal tech devices to market.
I like what I see when I look at Microsoft's new offerings… and more importantly, I like what I see when I look at Microsoft's stock chart.
The stock hasn't moved much lately, which makes the play I'm going to recommend that much cheaper. Here's what's going on…
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