Dots, bots, and clinical cots will play bit parts in the week of news that is waiting to happen.
The new week kicks off with CNET Networks
Another market-thumping Rule Breakers selection is Intuitive Surgical
It will be Mutual Fund Wednesday as Janus
Being knee-deep in earnings season means that a bellwether is never too far away. We'll hear that ding on Thursday, when Microsoft
There are two good reasons to pay attention to Microsoft in the near term. You have the Microsoft Xbox 360 coming out next month, and the company has made the bold move into paid search advertising to make the most of its active online properties. Even if only one of those two moves pans out, it could be just the ticket to get the stock out of its trading rut.
If you're ailing before the weekend, odds are there may be something in the Bristol-Myers Squibb
Want to learn more about the companies waiting to report earnings this week? Check out:
- The Next Dot-Com Buyout
- Intuitive Surgical's Blowout Quarter
- Janus Turns the Other Cheek
- Mr. Softy Goes to Madison Avenue
Until next week, I remain,
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