This week promises to be a big week in the technology sector. Some of the biggest and most influential companies are reporting. Tuesday will see Yahoo! (NASDAQ: YHOO) and Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) report earnings results, while Thursday is the big day with Nokia, Google (NASDAQ: GOOG), IBM (NYSE: IBM), and Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) reporting. Many of these results will set the tone for the rest of the year in the sector and have far-reaching ramifications.
In the below video, Fool.com contributor Doug Ehrman discusses the Street's expectations for these companies and the critical factors to watch as the results come out.
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