Some of the tactics and rosy scenarios emanating from Wall Street are reminiscent of the dot-com heyday. Plus, notes from the spring Grant's Conference.
New names may be popular, but old tech is still the place to put long-term money.
The dynamics of technology investing change constantly, and no stock -- even Apple -- is immune to the Next Big Thing. Savvy investors will approach this sector with a step-by-step strategy.
The company is buying ClearAccess to get more revenue from online video traffic.
The networking giant is reinvigorating its business with a focus on virtualization and cloud computing.
Analysts are upping their price targets for Apple, catching the excitement from the latest iPad, a rumored TV and a just-announced dividend.
Kraft is downgraded to 'hold,' Express Scripts is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Altera is initiated with a 'reduce.'
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