Today's Hot Stocks: MSFT, T, LOW, RIMMGOOG) and Apple (AAPL), have overshadowed Microsoft (MSFT) for the past decade. Macs and other electronic devices have become more popular to consumers, causing Microsoft’s PC sales, and hence their Window’s operating system sales, to slowly decline.
Discuss MSFT | Source: Seeking Alpha
T) purchase of competitor T-Mobile as anti-competitive and not in the public’s interest. The public claims from AT&T promising lower prices and a better business model for consumers were proved to be false. Deutsche Telekom, the parent company of T-Mobile, has withdrawn their application with the FCC, planning to focus on the Department of Justice. The deal must be approved by both departments. Is this mega-merger still worth it, or has it become too big of a hassle to supply significant return for investors?
Discuss T | Source: LA Times
LOW) and Home Depot (HD) in the same boat. Disappointing performance in 2011 stays on the forefront despite the stock being a potentially savvy buy thanks to strong management and an increasing dividend. If value is depressed, is it time for investors to buy into Lowe’s for the long haul?
Discuss LOW | Source: Stockpickr
RIMM), the Blackberry manufacturer, has been heavily sold off in recent periods due to the rise of other smartphones. Level 3 Communications (LVLT) has seen revenues decline steadily over the past few years, but has been acquiring companies along the way. Citigroup (C), one of the casualties of the stock market crash in 2008, made a comeback after emerging from the rubble, but has taken a fall since then. Are these three stocks underperforming right now and worth a buy, or are they rare misses for Watsa?
Discuss RIMM, LVLT, C | Source: Stock Guru
Published on Dec 1, 2011By InvestorGuide Staff
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