Whatever's going on in the market or 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 BlackBerry maker Research In Motion
1. Improving financials
Despite new competition, RIM reported a 72% rise in net income and 88% jump in revenues in its recent quarter. The mobile email solution provider also sits on a healthy cash balance and has little debt, positioning it well for tough times. It shipped 11 million BlackBerry smartphones in the first half of its fiscal year, and it expects an even stronger second half.
2. New products
Along with a flip version of the Pearl, RIM will be shipping the new Storm to Vodafone and Verizon
3. Cheaper shares
After reaching nearly $150 in June, shares are now less than $50 apiece, presenting an even better opportunity for bullish investors. Even if a possible buyer like Microsoft
Of course, there's a lot more devil in the details of these buy-side opinions. That's why CAPS is such a great resource to check the bullish and bearish sides to every stock. To see what the very best CAPS members are saying now about Research In Motion, just click on over to Motley Fool CAPS and have a look -- it's all free, and your opinion's welcome, too.
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Fool contributor Dave Mock has three good reasons why he still doesn't like clowns. He owns no shares of companies mentioned here. Sprint Nextel and Microsoft are Inside Value recommendations. Google is a Rule Breakers selection. Apple is a Stock Advisor pick. The Fool's disclosure policy once lived life under the big top.