Cornerstone OnDemand: Priced For A Rebound

Expectations are low for HCM software vendor Cornerstone OnDemand (NASDAQ:CSOD). After having missed two earnings in the past twelve months (3Q16 and 2Q17), investors aren’t expecting great things from a company whose growth has decelerated to 10% in the most recent quarter. At some point in every cloud company’s life, the growth engine will begin […]

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IBM’s Rare Miss Crushed the Dow Today

Here’s something you don’t see often. Shares of IBM (NYSE: IBM  ) have fallen as much as 7.7% today on an earnings miss — an event as rare as chicken lips. The stock’s plunge took more than 100 points off the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES: ^DJI  ) index, dragging the blue-chip index into the red today […]

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A Ratio That Insults Investors’ Intelligence

The average American worker made $19.77 per hour last year. Let’s contemplate the hourly pay of some other Americans’ wages. Oracle’s (NYSE: ORCL  ) Larry Ellison made $46,000 per hour. General Electric’s (NYSE: GE  ) Jeffrey Immelt made $12,000 per hour. Boeing’s (NYSE: BA  ) W. James McNerney Jr. made $13,000 per hour. CBS’  (NYSE: CBS  ) Leslie Moonves […]

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