Thu, 17 Apr 2014
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Although the tech sector hasn't had the best earnings season, Apple , Microsoft , and others still have solid long-term fundamentals and are trading at attractive discounts.
How bad was bad news this week from Apple , Boeing, Bank of America, and others?
Apple's record-making bond issuance was met with tremendous demand this week, but it's not our favorite large-cap tech bond idea today.
This week: More fuel for Fed stimulus, Netflix shares overshoot, and McDonald's hits the value menu for long-term investors.
Morningstar's Brian Colello sees plenty of big, sharp TVs but no iPhone killers at the Consumer Electronics Show.
This quarter's distributions to shareholders are not a flash in the pan, says Morningstar's Grady Burkett.
Companies that have solid intellectual property and very strong portfolios around software will continue to drive earnings growth and are good long-term holdings, says Morningstar's Grady Burkett.
News this week showed market players paying up for media assets, paying out for tax relief, and more.
Greed trumps fear in several pockets of the tech sector, but buying opportunities can still be found.
Our top managers continue to focus on higher-quality businesses, with dividend-paying stocks like Philip Morris International rising to the forefront during the most recent period.
Apple CEO Tim Cook is calling a shareholder lawsuit against the company a "silly sideshow," even as he said he was open to looking at the shareholder's proposals for sharing more cash with investors.
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