Stocks To Watch This Week: MSFT, CSCO, INTC, ORCL, JNPR, JPM, NOKJan 10th, 2012 | By Blitzmedia | Category: Business, Featured News
Stocks To Watch This Week: MSFT, CSCO, INTC, ORCL, JNPR, JPM, NOK
Microsoft Corporation (Public, NASDAQ:MSFT) percentage change (1.26%), to its trade at $28.09 and its overall traded volume was 16.51M shares during the last session against its average 30 day volume of 52.10M. The stock has a 52-week range of $29.46-$23.65. At current market price, the market capitalization of the company stands at 236.29B and it has 8.41B outstanding shares. Microsoft Corporation is engaged in developing, licensing and supporting a range of software products and services. It also designs and sells hardware, and delivers online advertising to the customers. It has five segments: Windows & Windows Live Division (Windows Division), Server and Tools, Online Services Division (OSD), Microsoft Business Division (MBD), and Entertainment and Devices Division (EDD). Its products include operating systems for personal computers (PCs), servers, phones, and other intelligent devices; server applications for distributed computing environments; productivity applications; business solution applications; desktop and server management tools; software development tools; video games, and online advertising. Its cloud-based computing services include Bing and Windows Live Essentials suite. In October 2011, it acquired Skype Global S.a r.l. In November 2011, the Company acquired VideoSurf Inc.
Cisco Systems, Inc. (Public, NASDAQ:CSCO) percentage change (0.34%), to its trade at $19.03 and its overall traded volume was 13.03M shares during the last session against its average 30 day volume of 42.68M. The stock has a 52-week range of $22.34-$13.30. At current market price, the market capitalization of the company stands at 102.33B and it has 5.38B outstanding shares. Cisco Systems, Inc. designs, manufactures, and sells Internet protocol (IP)-based networking and other products related to the communications and information technology (IT) industry and provide services associated with these products and their use. The Company provides a line of products for transporting data, voice, and video within buildings. Its products are designed to transform how people connect, communicate, and collaborate. Its products are installed at enterprise businesses, public institutions, telecommunications companies, commercial businesses, and personal residences. It has five segments: United States and Canada, European Markets, Emerging Markets, Asia Pacific, and Japan. The Emerging Markets theater consists of Eastern Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa, and Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States. In September 2010, it acquired Arch Rock Corporation. In April 2011, it acquired newScale Inc. In November 2011, it acquired BNI Video.
Intel Corporation (Public, NASDAQ:INTC) percentage change (1.39%), to its trade at $25.82 and its overall traded volume was 12.55M shares during the last session against its average 30 day volume of 46.64M. The stock has a 52-week range of $25.92-$19.16. At current market price, the market capitalization of the company stands at 131.48B and it has 5.09B outstanding shares. Intel Corporation is a semiconductor chip maker company. The Company develops advanced integrated digital technology products, primarily integrated circuits, for industries, such as computing and communications. The Company designs and manufactures computing and communications components, such as microprocessors, chipsets, motherboards, and wireless and wired connectivity products, as well as platforms that incorporate these components. The Company’s reportable operating segments are PC Client Group (PCCG) and Data Center Group. It also has non-reportable operating segments, whose product lines are based on Intel architecture: Embedded and Communications Group, Digital Home Group and Ultra-Mobility Group. The Company’s NAND Solutions Group, Wind River Software Group, and Software and Services Group segments are included within the other operating segments category. In February 2011, it acquired McAfee, Inc.
Oracle Corporation (Public, NASDAQ:ORCL). Last Market Price: $27.42, Change +0.39, % Change (1.42%). Shares trade in the range of $27.12 – $27.60 dollars. It has a market capitalization of 137.78B dollars, making it a Big Cap and has 5.03B outstanding shares. As per the most recent quarterly report, the current earnings per share (EPS) is 1.82. It operates in the Technology sector and belongs to the Software and Programming industry. The company has a 52 week high of $36.50 and a 52 week low of $24.72. The average shares traded over the past 30 days is 35.31M, while the volume from the current trading session was at 9.96M which is 0.28 times the average volume. Oracle Corporation, incorporated in 2005, is an enterprise software company. The Company develops, manufactures, markets, distributes and services database and middleware software, applications software and hardware systems, consisting primarily of computer server and storage products. It operates in three segments: software, hardware systems and services. Its software business is consisted of two operating segments: new software licenses and software license updates and product support. Its hardware systems business consists of two operating segments: hardware systems products and hardware systems support. Its services business is consisted of three operating segments: consulting, Cloud Services and education. On January 5, 2011, Oracle completed the acquisition of Art Technology Group, Inc. (ATG). On August 11, 2010, the Company completed the acquisition of Phase Forward Incorporated (Phase Forward), a provider of applications for life sciences companies and healthcare providers.
Juniper Networks, Inc. (Public, NYSE:JNPR) percentage change (0.98%), to its trade at $21.74 and its overall traded volume was 9.61M shares during the last session against its average 30 day volume of 8.79M. The stock has a 52-week range of $45.01-$16.67. At current market price, the market capitalization of the company stands at 11.44B and it has 526.01M outstanding shares. Juniper Networks, Inc. (Juniper Networks) designs, develops, and sells products and services that together provide its customers with network infrastructure that creates responsive and trusted environments for accelerating the deployment of services and applications over a single network. Juniper Networks serves the networking requirements of global service providers, enterprises, and public sector organizations that view the network as critical to their success. The Company offers a product portfolio that spans routing, switching, security, application acceleration, and identity policy and control, which is designed by management to provide performance, choice and flexibility. Juniper Networks operations are organized into two segments: Infrastructure and Service Layer Technologies (SLT).
JPMorgan Chase & Co. (Public, NYSE:JPM) percentage change (2.44%), to its trade at $36.16 and its overall traded volume was 10.19M shares during the last session against its average 30 day volume of 38.89M. The stock has a 52-week range of $48.36-$27.85. At current market price, the market capitalization of the company stands at 137.40B and it has 3.80B outstanding shares. JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPMorgan Chase) is a financial holding company. JPMorgan Chase’s principal bank subsidiaries are JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association (JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.), a national bank with United States branches in 23 states, and Chase Bank USA, National Association (Chase Bank USA, N.A.), a national bank that is the Firm’s credit card-issuing bank. JPMorgan Chase’s principal nonbank subsidiary is J.P. Morgan Securities LLC (JPMorgan Securities), the Firm’s United States investment banking firm. The bank and nonbank subsidiaries of JPMorgan Chase operate nationally, as well as through overseas branches and subsidiaries, representative offices and subsidiary foreign banks. The Company’s activities are organized into six business segments: Investment Bank, Retail Financial Services (RFS), Card Services (CS), Commercial Banking (CB), Treasury & Securities Services (TSS) and Asset Management (AM).
Nokia Corporation (ADR)(Public, NYSE:NOK). Last Market Price: $5.37, Change +0.14, % Change (2.68%). Shares trade in the range of $5.31 – $5.37 dollars. It has a market capitalization of 20.11B dollars, making it a Big Cap and has 3.74B outstanding shares. As per the most recent quarterly report, the current earnings per share (EPS) is 0.22. It operates in the Technology sector and belongs to the Communications Equipment industry. The company has a 52 week high of $11.75 and a 52 week low of $4.46. The average shares traded over the past 30 days is 28.39M, while the volume from the current trading session was at 8.43M which is 0.3 times the average volume. Nokia Corporation (Nokia) has three operating segments: Devices & Services; NAVTEQ, and Nokia Siemens Networks. Devices & Services is responsible for developing and managing the Company’s portfolio of mobile products, as well as designing and developing services, including applications and content. NAVTEQ is a provider of digital map information and related location-based content and services for mobile navigation devices, automotive navigation systems, Internet-based mapping applications, and government and business solutions. Nokia Siemens Networks provides mobile and fixed network infrastructure, communications and networks service platforms, as well as professional services and business solutions, to operators and service providers. In April 2010, the Company completed the acquisition of Novarra, Inc. and MetaCarta Inc. In September 2010, Nokia acquired Motally, Inc. In December 2010, Renesas Electronics Corporation acquired Nokia’s Wireless Modem business.