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RIMM – Earnings good, but good enough?

Shares of the Research in Motion (RIMM) fell about 4% in after-hours trading today upon the release of the company’s latest earnings report. Although RIMM is still growing nicely, the latest results could renew the worries in regards to the increased competition from the likes of Apple’s iPhone and devices based on Google’s Android software…. Continue Reading »

The housing slump continues

A double dip in housing? Well, it’s starting to appear so. Two housing reports released this week seem to paint a gloomy picture for the housing market. As reported on Tuesday, existing home sales fell 2.2% to a much lower-than-expected annual sales rate of 5.66 million. To make things worse, yesterday’s new home sales report… Continue Reading »

Ford – Good company, but good stock?

Last week J.D. Power and Associates released their annual Initial Quality Survey (IQS). The IQS is one of the most widely watched gauges of quality for new cars. The survey rates which new vehicles buyers believe to have the fewest defects showing up within the first 90 days of ownership.  The top 5 were as… Continue Reading »