When it comes to information technology companies, Fool analyst Eric Bleeker thinks big can be better. The IT industry is currently dominated by eight companies worth more than $100 billion each -- the sort of enormous size and scale that makes it difficult for investors to track just exactly what a company is doing in its operations.
But in the case of IBM
IBM also has a few things in the works, like a focus on software acquisitions to keep up growth and a goal to double profits by 2015. Also, while other tech companies -- such as Apple -- take a lot of heat for hoarding cash, IBM leverages its balance sheet better than any other tech company.
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