A Techie’s Guide To The Future Of Tech Stocks: Apple

As a developer who constantly works with technology, I follow all the happenings in the tech world, especially the mobile world. I also follow the major players’ stocks and I look at them from the perspective of both an advanced user who often needs to support these devices and an investor. With this series of…

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Netflix Lunacy Explained

History of Netflix in a nutshell: DVD By Mail DVD By Mail with Streaming Added Streaming with DVD By Mail Added Streaming and DVD by mail separated This shows how Netflix completely changed their business model from being a DVD by mail company to a streaming company. Step 3 to Step 4 happened so quickly…

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iPhone on Verizon, Will AT&T iPhones compete?

The only thing that AT&T iPhones can do over Verizon’s is simultaneous talk and data. Otherwise Verizon has the better offer. Unlimited data, like I currently enjoy on my Droid X, 3G Mobile hotspot available (probably the same deal as the Droids) and Facetime over 3G. But with LTE devices around the corner, will the…

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Stocks to Watch after CES: Motorola and more

I’ve been following all the product announcements at CES and amongst the major players, the most interesting devices are both from Motorola – the Motorola Xoom tablet and The Motorola Atrix phone. Both these are one step ahead of everything else out there. How or why the Atrix landed on AT&T instead of Verizon first…

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A Netbook (?) from Apple

I’ve been following the Apple “Back to Mac” event live on blogs and news sites and just saw the new 11.6″ ¬†Macbook Air. It is a small notebook and starts at $999 – which is the price of the current lowest end Macbook. So it meets my definition of netbook – a small and light…

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Apple, Second Thoughts on Taking Profits

Thanks to it’s meteoric rise in the last year, Apple is now Parchayi and my largest single investment. I was considering taking some profits when it crossed $250, which it did today after the monster quarter of nearly doubling earnings to $3.1 billion ($3.33/share) from 1.6 billion ($1.79/share) same Q last year on a 50%…

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Apple’s iPad and the Stock

As soon as the event started the stock started dropping but picked up steam as the event went on, especially after the pricing was announced. As a stockholder I am happy with this device. It is everything that was expected at a cheaper price than expected. The most expensive version is $829, well under $1000…

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Apple Rumors and the Stock

Apple Stock is up over 4% today after the company sent out official invites to an event on Jan 27. The invite only said “Come See Our Latest Creation”. Speculation is that Apple plans to release a tablet PC, possibly called iSlate. However rumors are that Apple is also planning to sell eBooks on the…

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Year of the Tech Stock?

The Nasdaq is up almost 50% this year while the Dow is up almost 20%. Tech stocks are reporting stellar earnings with Intel, Microsoft, Amazon, Apple, Google amongst others all beating estimates. If the trend continues, 2009 will really be the year of the tech stock. And it isn’t even really that much of a…

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