No matter what's going on in the market, and no matter a specific company's history, there are always reasons to consider buying shares in a business. After all, some of the best opportunities in stocks are born from historically bloody times.
Motley Fool CAPS hosts a boatload of opinions from more than 120,000 members on more than 5,400 stocks, giving good reasons to own -- or sell -- a stock.
In the case of speech specialist and Motley Fool Hidden Gems recommendation Nuance Communications
Gangbuster Growth: As demonstrated by its recent purchase of Philips’
Diversified Markets: Nuance has great potential because it plays in a number of sandboxes. A partnership with Microsoft
Improving Financials: The company updated guidance for its fiscal 2008 fourth quarter, and investors liked the good news for a change. Nuance expects record cash flows from operations, is achieving its revenue goals, and is keeping expenses in check; it even has a plan to ease its rampant acquisition trend in the past.
Of course, there's a lot more devil in the details of these buy-side opinions, which is why CAPS is such a great resource to get the bullish and bearish sides on every stock. To see what the very best CAPS members are saying now about Nuance, just click on over to Motley Fool CAPS and have a look.
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Fool contributor Dave Mock is waiting for the revival of brain cell tonics. He owns shares of Motorola. Nuance Communications is a Hidden Gems selection. Nokia and Microsoft are Inside Value recommendations. The Fool's disclosure policy measures in feet, not fathoms, fermis or fingerbreadths.