The tech giant's strategy of sacrificing margins for market share in the iPad business will pay off in the long run.
Tech stocks are out of favor, and cheap as a result. But the sector should get a boost -- starting in the year's second half -- as corporations start spending their IT budgets.
Apple is the most valuable company after shares jump more than 19% since mid-April. The catalyst: the company's decision to boost its dividend 15% and buy back billions of dollars in shares.
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Microsoft has transferred hundreds of millions of free email accounts to the Outlook.com umbrella. Users shouldn't see many hiccups, however.
The environmental group doesn't 'like' Facebook's founder for his advocacy of expanded oil drilling.
An early sell-off turns into a rally. The question now is if the stock market will weather the next few months.
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