All Posts Tagged With: "Hewlett-Packard Company"

(TGT) Sweeping Up the Last of First Quarter Earnings – Earnings Preview

The Q1 earnings season is effectively over for most of the major sectors, with Retail as the only one that still has a number of major reports still awaited.

As such, Retail has a heavy presence in this week’s earnings reports, including industry heavyweights like Target...

17May2013 | | Comments Off on (TGT) Sweeping Up the Last of First Quarter Earnings – Earnings Preview | Continued

(DELL) Dell Finalizes Icahn’s Stake

The board of Dell Inc. (DELL) has fixed the ownership stake of Carl Icahn and his associate entities to not more than 10.0% of the company’s shares.

This deal also covers shareholders other than Ichan, who would jointly...

27Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (DELL) Dell Finalizes Icahn’s Stake | Continued

(HPQ) Hewlett-Packard’s Bond with Asian Airlines Grows

Hewlett-Packard Co. (HPQ) recently announced that its Enterprise Services unit will provide information technology (IT) support to a Chinese aviation technology provider TravelSky Technology Ltd. TravelSky provides IT solutions to...

21Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (HPQ) Hewlett-Packard’s Bond with Asian Airlines Grows | Continued

(INTC) Intel’s First Quarter Report is a Non-Event

Intel Corp (INTC) reported first-quarter earnings of 40 cents per share, missing the Zacks Consensus Estimate by a couple of cents.

Although this was far worse than the 9.1% average positive surprise it reported in the preceding...

18Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (INTC) Intel’s First Quarter Report is a Non-Event | Continued

(CRUS) What’s Going on with Tech Earnings?

Today’s negative pre-announcement from Cirrus Logic (CRUS) adds to the cloudy outlook for Apple (AAPL). In many...

18Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (CRUS) What’s Going on with Tech Earnings? | Continued

(DELL) DELL Downgraded to Strong Sell

On Apr 4, 2013, Zacks Investment Research downgraded Dell Inc. (DELL) to a Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell).

Why the Downgrade?

Dell has witnessed some downward estimate revisions after posting mediocre fourth-quarter...

18Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (DELL) DELL Downgraded to Strong Sell | Continued

(HPQ) Hewlett-Packard Inks eHospital Deal

HP Enterprise Services UK Ltd., a subsidiary of Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ), revealed that it has entered into an agreement to provide technical support to the Cambridge University Hospital of NHS foundation trust. The deal, worth...

18Apr2013 | | Comments Off on (HPQ) Hewlett-Packard Inks eHospital Deal | Continued

(XLF) Stock Market News for March 19, 2013 – Market News

Benchmarks declined for the second day in a row following news that Cyprus is on the brink of a financial crisis and needs to be bailed out. These developments rekindled fears of the Euro Zone crisis among investors. Financial stocks were the worst hit among the top ten S&P 500 industry groups...

28Mar2013 | | Comments Off on (XLF) Stock Market News for March 19, 2013 – Market News | Continued

(LXK) Lexmark Goes for Dual Acquisition

Lexmark (LXK) dished out $31.5 million for San Francisco-based Twistage and Seattle-based AccessVia in what appears to be an attempt to diversify away from its hardware business.

Both acquisitions bring specific cloud capabilities...

26Mar2013 | | Comments Off on (LXK) Lexmark Goes for Dual Acquisition | Continued

(HPQ) Hewlett-Packard Focuses on Analytics Business

After strengthening its position in the personal computing, server and cloud computing segments, HP Enterprise Management & Analytics, a division of Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ), has recently rolled out a service specially targeted...

21Mar2013 | | Comments Off on (HPQ) Hewlett-Packard Focuses on Analytics Business | Continued

(HPQ) Hewlett-Packard Seals a Deal with Teradyne

Hewlett-Packard Co. (HPQ) recently announced to have sealed a deal with automatic test equipment manufacturer Teradyne Inc. (TER) for an undisclosed sum. Per the deal...

18Mar2013 | | Comments Off on (HPQ) Hewlett-Packard Seals a Deal with Teradyne | Continued

(GM) General Motors Opens IT Center in Phoenix

General Motors Company ( GM) plans to open a new information technology (“IT”) innovation center in the Phoenix suburb of Chandler in order to support all its information technology needs, including Web...

9Mar2013 | | Comments Off on (GM) General Motors Opens IT Center in Phoenix | Continued

(HPQ) Hewlett-Packard Joins Up with Persistent

Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ) inked a strategic agreement with Persistent Systems. The deal fits Persistent Systems’ intention to expand its IP portfolio and will also further enhance its expertise in PC Lifecycle Management...

1Mar2013 | | Comments Off on (HPQ) Hewlett-Packard Joins Up with Persistent | Continued

(HPQ) Hewlett-Packard Offers New Solution and Printers

Technology giant Hewlett-Packard Co. (HPQ) is determined to leave no stone unturned in its pursuit of growth. In another attempt to diversify away from its PC-centric business, the company has recently come up with a new business process...

25Feb2013 | | Comments Off on (HPQ) Hewlett-Packard Offers New Solution and Printers | Continued

(WMT) Earnings Enter the Final Stretch – Earnings Preview

We still have plenty of Q4 earnings reports to come, but the bulk of the earnings season is now behind us, with results from 395 S&P 500 companies already out, as of Friday, February 15. Please note that while these 395 companies account for 86.4% of the index’s total market capitalization and...

19Feb2013 | | Comments Off on (WMT) Earnings Enter the Final Stretch – Earnings Preview | Continued

(HPQ) Hewlett-Packard Enterprise to Axe German Arm

The ongoing turbulence in its business operations has forced PC giant Hewlett-Packard Co. (HPQ) to opt for major restructuring activities. Recently, H-P announced its decision to reorganize its Enterprise Services business by way of...

17Feb2013 | | Comments Off on (HPQ) Hewlett-Packard Enterprise to Axe German Arm | Continued

(WMT) Earnings Enter the Final Stretch – Earnings Preview

We still have plenty of Q4 earnings reports to come, but the bulk of the earnings season is now behind us, with results from 395 S&P 500 companies already out, as of Friday, February 15. Please note that while these 395 companies account for 86.4% of the index’s total market capitalization and...

15Feb2013 | | Comments Off on (WMT) Earnings Enter the Final Stretch – Earnings Preview | Continued

(DELL) Dell Closer to Buyout

Amid all the negative outcomes of macro uncertainty and the PC market slowdown, the recent talk of the town seems to be the leveraged buyout (LBO) of the world’s third largest PC maker Dell Inc. (DELL). As per Bloomberg, Dell is...

9Feb2013 | | Comments Off on (DELL) Dell Closer to Buyout | Continued

(DELL) Dell’s New Device for Accessing Data

Dell Inc. (DELL) has come up with a new solution that is expected to take cloud client computing to a new high. This particular technology from the computer maker will help end users to manage activities related to their professional...

23Jan2013 | | Comments Off on (DELL) Dell’s New Device for Accessing Data | Continued

(XLK) Stock Market News for January 3, 2013 – Market News

Lawmakers managed to seal a last-minute deal on the Fiscal Cliff issue, giving benchmarks a reason to kick off the New Year with a strong rally. The bullish sentiment helped the S&P 500 register its biggest daily gain in more than a year. Meanwhile, a couple of domestic reports were released....

7Jan2013 | | Comments Off on (XLK) Stock Market News for January 3, 2013 – Market News | Continued

(LXK) Lexmark International in Neutral Lane

We maintain our long-term Neutral recommendation on Lexmark International Inc. (LXK) based on the company’s weak third quarter 2012 results and deterring fourth quarter guidance.

In the third quarter of 2012, LXK’s revenue...

2Jan2013 | | Comments Off on (LXK) Lexmark International in Neutral Lane | Continued

(IBM) International Business Machines Shares Reiterated at Neutral

We reiterate our Neutral recommendation on International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) primarily due to its sluggish top-line performance over the last two quarters. Moreover, tepid g

1Jan2013 | | Comments Off on (IBM) International Business Machines Shares Reiterated at Neutral | Continued

(CSCO) Cisco Systems Closes Cariden Buyout

Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO) recently completed its acquisition of privately-held Cariden Technologies. The company spent $141 million in cash and retention-based incentives for the acq

28Dec2012 | | Comments Off on (CSCO) Cisco Systems Closes Cariden Buyout | Continued

(IM) Ingram Micro Buys Promark Technology

Technology distribution company Ingram Micro (IM) has acquired value added technology distributor Promark Technology. The latter particularly focuses on data storage, data management, and products...

7Dec2012 | | Comments Off on (IM) Ingram Micro Buys Promark Technology | Continued

(CSCO) Cisco Systems to Purchase Cariden for $141M

Cisco Systems Inc. (CSCO) recently announced its plan to buy privately-held Cariden Technologies, Inc. for $141 million in cash. The acquisition is expected to close in the second quarter of 2013, subject...

4Dec2012 | | Comments Off on (CSCO) Cisco Systems to Purchase Cariden for $141M | Continued

(XHB) Stock Market News for November 20, 2012 – Market News

Benchmarks carried their winning momentum into the second-consecutive trading day, banking on optimism about positive developments regarding the “fiscal cliff” dilemma. Markets were also encouraged by a couple of strong corporate results and positive existing home sales data.  The positives combined...

3Dec2012 | | Comments Off on (XHB) Stock Market News for November 20, 2012 – Market News | Continued

(AAPL) Stock Market News for November 26, 2012 – Market News

Benchmarks rallied on Black Friday propelled by encouraging economic reports from China and Germany. Volumes were at their lowest this year, owing to a holiday-shortened trading session. U.S. stocks registered their best weekly performance since June. Meanwhile, the S&P 500 posted its second best...

2Dec2012 | | Comments Off on (AAPL) Stock Market News for November 26, 2012 – Market News | Continued

(XLK) Stock Market News for November 16, 2012 – Market News

A number of mixed earnings reports from U.S. retailers and investor apprehensions ahead of Friday’s fiscal cliff negotiations at the White House left the benchmarks languishing in the red. Meanwhile, initial claims surged over the previous week and jumped to their highest level in 18 months. The...

30Nov2012 | | Comments Off on (XLK) Stock Market News for November 16, 2012 – Market News | Continued

(XHB) Stock Market News for November 21, 2012 – Market News

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke’s statement that the central bank does not have tools to combat the impending “fiscal cliff” dilemma ended benchmarks’ two-day rally. Moreover, a report from the American Petroleum Institute showed crude oil supplies have dropped in the previous week....

24Nov2012 | | Comments Off on (XHB) Stock Market News for November 21, 2012 – Market News | Continued

(XLB) Stock Market News for November 5, 2012 – Market News

Better-than-expected payrolls data failed to save benchmarks from ending in the red on Friday as investors remained apprehensive ahead of the U.S. presidential election. The blue-chip index fell as much as 139 points as companies started to estimate the losses incurred by Hurricane Sandy. All 10 industry...

15Nov2012 | | Comments Off on (XLB) Stock Market News for November 5, 2012 – Market News | Continued