Posts Tagged ‘Dell’

Odds-Making: Is Brocade Really Bait For Dell? (BRCD, DELL, CSCO, HPQ)

Brocade Communications Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: BRCD) is seeing a price and volume spike this morning after an analyst named Paul Mansky at Canaccord Genuity noted that Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) should acquire the company.  Our own take is that Brocade should have already been acquired, but here it remains an independent company and Cisco Systems [...]


These are this Friday’s top day trader alerts and active trader alerts we have seen on the move based upon events.  We have an explanation and added color on each where applicable: Apollo Group Inc. (NASDAQ: APOL) is trading down sharply after providing preliminary guidance that is short of estimates for Q2.  The company is [...]

Top Day Trader Alerts (ADBE, ATHX, BIDU, CPST, DELL, HMC, MCZ, NBG, NTGR, S)

We have many key movers, and many up by double-digit percentages.  These are this morning’s top day trader and active trader alert stocks: Adobe Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: ADBE)  is trading up 3.5% at $33.45 on about 76,000 shares after two different analyst upgrades. Athersys, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATHX) is trading up big after it received a [...]

New Technical Levels on Dell (DELL)

Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) is down, and you know why… disappointing earnings…. say no more.  This traded over 8 million shares in the after-hours session last night and went out down 6.05% at $14.91 late in the after-hours session.  But this morning at 8:12 AM EST it seems that the eager bearish traders are still [...]

Dell Pre-Earnings Upgrade (DELL)

Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) is running after Goldman Sachs re-started analyst coverage on Dell at a BUY rating and a $19.00 target.  Generally speaking, these re-starts and reinitiations do not move the meter very much.  But this is also ahead of this week’s earnings report. At 8:33 AM EST we have shares up 1.3% at [...]

Re-Rumor in Palm (PALM, DELL, NOK)

Palm Inc. (NASDAQ: PALM) is trading higher on those pesky takeover rumors all over again.  Some say Nokia Corp. (NYSE: NOK) and some say Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) is a possible suitor.  Frankly, both have long been buyers of the company IF you listen to the rumor mill.  We question the rumor though not just [...]

Perot Bought… Sell Sell Sell (PER, DELL)

Perot Systems Corp. (NYSE: PER) is being acquired for one hell of a premium… Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) has agreed to buy the information technology services company Perot Systems Corp. for about $3.6 to $3.9 billion depending on whether you include debt, but this $30.00 buyout price is at a whopping 68% premium  This move [...]

Intel Drives Friends and Rivals (INTC, DELL, MSFT, AMD, NVDA, MU, RMBS)

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC) guidance is driving the tech sector, despite Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) already giving a lift to the sector…..Right before the open at 9:28 AM EST Intel stock is up 4.5% at $20.35 on about 8 million shares.  Look at peers and competitors: Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NYSE: AMD) is up over [...]

Dell Finds Some Love )DELL)

Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) traded over 6 million shares and went out last night up 3% in after-hours after a 6% run right before the close after Dell accidentally released its earnings ahead of the closing bell. As of 8:25 AM EST we have Dell trading up 4.1% at $16.30 on almost 1 million shares [...]


Dell Inc. (Nasdaq: DELL) shares are down more than 3 percent to $12.55 in early premarket trade, and may see a volume spike lower today. The company said Monday night it expects a “modest” decline in its second-quarter gross margins due to higher computer component costs, price competition, and a demand shift toward cheaper computers. [...]