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Wed Jul 9

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TheBargainBin published an article 3:19 PM

Intel Earnings: What You Need to Know

Intel is set to report its second-quarter earnings on July 15 after market close, and a recent guidance hike points to Intel taking PC market share away from Advanced Micro Devices. The long-term PC picture is largely unchanged, however, and [more]

Tue Jul 8

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Does the Nook Spinoff Make Barnes & Noble a Buy?

Barnes & Noble is spinning off Nook Media, which contains both the Nook business and the college bookstore business. With e-books from Amazon continuing to eat away at physical book sales, is a pure-play bookstore an attractive investment?

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2 Reasons Pandora Media Is Overrated

Pandora is the leading Internet radio company, but new services from Google and Amazon threaten the company. With Pandora unable to turn a profit and user numbers declining, Pandora looks grossly overvalued.

Mon Jul 7

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TheBargainBin published an article 8:43 PM

3 Huge Risks Facing Activision-Blizzard, Inc.

Activision-Blizzard is known for its ultra-popular video game franchises, but weakness in its key games, coupled with a risky $500 million bet on a new one, could cause trouble for the company's bottom line.

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TheBargainBin published an article 5:19 PM

Despite a Myriad of Threats, Microsoft Is Still Cheap

Microsoft's core business is being threatened in multiples ways by Apple and Google, but there are plenty of reasons to believe that the company will be fine. Shares of Microsoft are still undervalued, despite a big rise over the past year.

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TheBargainBin published an article 2:32 PM

Kohl's Is a Rare Value in a Booming Stock Market

Kohl's has had its share of issues lately, not unlike competitors Macy's and J.C. Penney. But its two biggest problems are fixable, and the stock is one of the few values remaining in this market.

Wed Jul 2

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TheBargainBin published an article 7:14 PM

SodaStream Has Major Problems: Should Investors Be Worried?

SodaStream is having a tough time selling its devices in the United States, and competition from Keurig Green Mountain in 2015 won't help. The Keurig device will feature brands from Coca-Cola, and with SodaStream lacking a major install base in the [more]

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TheBargainBin published an article 5:23 PM

Some Companies Are Giving Up on ARM Servers: What it Means for Intel and Advanced Micro Devices

Both Samsung and NVIDIA are dropping plans to enter the ARM server market, which bodes poorly for Advanced Micro Devices, a company betting big on ARM servers as it attempts to win market share back from Intel.

Tue Jul 1

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TheBargainBin published an article 4:13 PM

Why Is Microsoft Corporation Selling an Android Phone?

Microsoft is continuing Nokia's efforts to sell Android phones with the Nokia X2, a device that runs a forked version of Google's Android, emphasizing Microsoft's software and services. Why is Microsoft doing this? Because it has little choice.

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These Two Retailers Need to Dump Their Money-Losing International Operations

Best Buy and Staples both have advantages of scale in the United States, but the are trying and failing to compete in international markets. Exiting these markets would help both retailers' turnaround efforts in the United States and instantly boost [more]

Mon Jun 30

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TheBargainBin published an article 6:44 PM

Sony Corporation Could Be Squandering an Enormous Opportunity

Sony's PlayStation Now cloud gaming service has the potential to sell millions of set-top boxes and give the company's TV business a boost, but high prices could derail those plans.

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TheBargainBin published an article 5:03 PM

Intel Corporation's Knight's Landing Is a Huge Threat to NVIDIA

While NVIDIA controls much of the HPC accelerator market with its Tesla GPUs, Intel's upcoming Knight's Landing processor will give the company some important advantages, and this could hurt NVIDIA's growing enterprise business.

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TheBargainBin published an article 3:14 PM

Why You Shouldn't Gamble on RadioShack

RadioShack is quickly falling apart, and arguments for speculating on a turnaround don't hold much water. Buying shares is a gamble that is very unlikely to pay off, and investors will almost certainly be completely wiped out.

Wed Jun 25

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TheBargainBin published an article 3:20 PM

Why Amazon's Fire Phone Will Be a Massive Failure

Amazon has finally launched a smartphone, but it's not the low-priced affair that many were expecting. Priced at the same level as Apple's iPhone 5s, Amazon is setting itself up for a massive failure.

Tue Jun 24

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TheBargainBin published an article 7:31 PM

Why Alibaba Threatens Amazon's Bottom Line

Alibaba has launched its first U.S. site, 11Main.com, with seller fees far below what Amazon charges. Alibaba's push into the U.S could eliminate an important source of profits for Amazon.

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Microsoft May Have Just Killed Dropbox

Microsoft will start to include 1 TB of cloud storage with its Office 365 subscriptions while slashing prices on stand-alone cloud storage. This undercuts Dropbox's prices by a factor of five, and it leads to questions about the sustainability of [more]

Mon Jun 23

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TheBargainBin published an article 5:45 PM

Nintendo Goes After Activision Blizzard and Disney With Amiibos

Nintendo is set to launch a line of toys that can interact with certain Wii U games this holiday season, similar to Activision's Skylanders and Disney's Infinity. Nintendo has some advantages, but success won't be easy.

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TheBargainBin published an article 2:14 PM

After Reaching a 10-Year High, Is Intel Still a Buy?

Shares of Intel have risen significantly over the past year, with strong guidance recently giving the stock another boost. But with Intel now at the highest price in a decade, is the stock still a good buy?

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TheBargainBin published an article 1:24 PM

Here's Why NVIDIA Isn't Overvalued

NVIDIA's sky high P/E ratio of 25 makes the stock appear overvalued, but this number is skewed higher by the company's temporary issues with its Tegra mobile division and the billion dollars in cash on the balance sheet. NVIDIA is actually far more [more]

Tue Jun 17

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TheBargainBin published an article 7:26 PM

Why Lululemon's Buyback Plan Is a Bad Idea

Lululemon reported disappointing first-quarter results and slashed guidance for 2014. Its stores are struggling, and competition from Gap is causing trouble. The $450 million buyback plan announced by the company is not the solution.

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