February 7, 2001
Amazon Fights Back, With Spin Is Starbucks a Fad? Fueling the Storage Debate Pointless to Invest in Cree? Intel's Declining Revenues Confused About JDSU's Acquisitions How do you spell D-I-L-U-T-I-O-N? Is Sprint Priming Qualcomm's Market? Answers To Those Taxing Questions
Amazon.com's Jeff Bezos calls a Wall Street analyst "silly" for saying the e-tailer would run out of cash by December. But Fools dig up evidence of what the analyst actually said, and when this predicted cash crunch may occur. Is Bezos confused, or bending the facts?
"Brother, can you spare $3.50 for a latte"? A Starbucks Fool worries if a weakening economy and lower consumer confidence could signal an end to the upscale coffeehouse craze.
If Network Appliance's claim at having the inside line to a SAN-killer is true, could EMC be toppled from its Gorilla status to merely a niche player in the storage market?
Fools respond to criticism that Cree develops the technology first, and then attempts to identify applications. Is this company merely a solution in search of a market?
Should the market care where earnings come from? The AMD board debates whether Intel has been playing games with its earnings numbers by reporting investment income to hide the truth about its real growth.
"Where does the money come from?" asks a puzzled Fool who's attempting to sort out the goodwill amortization numbers on JDSU's balance sheet.
TMF Otter picks on Brocade Communications to demonstrate that a too-rich stock option plan may be a major valuation stumble just waiting to happen.
A recent study of the rapid growth in Sprint's wireless subscribers has Qualcomm Fools discussing whether this bodes well for Qualcomm's CDMA 3G service.
Are you staring at those dreaded IRS forms, just wondering where to start? Find enlightenment with other Fools on the Tax Strategies discussion board.
Amazon Fights Back, With Spin
Is Starbucks a Fad?
Fueling the Storage Debate
Pointless to Invest in Cree?
Intel's Declining Revenues
Confused About JDSU's Acquisitions
How do you spell D-I-L-U-T-I-O-N?
Is Sprint Priming Qualcomm's Market?
Answers To Those Taxing Questions