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  • 3 Small-Cap Picks for Solid Gains

    By Ishtiaq Ahmed - August 7, 2013 | Tickers: EGHT, IACI, IPAR

    Almost every major corporation started as a small unit and gradually grew into the giants they are today. Sometimes we look at these giants and wish we had been a part of these companies from the beginning, as the early investors saw their fortunes grow exponentially. Small-cap stocks are some of the most attractive investment options. However, extra care should be given when choosing these stocks, as the majority of more »

  • 8x8 Should Be a Stock You Own

    By Michael Mandala - July 30, 2013 | Tickers: EGHT, LVLT, VG

    The technological convergence that began in the late 1990’s continues to show positive side effects in product and service offerings of today’s telecommunication providers. Up until just a few years ago, companies - and small business alike - needed to seek out different vendors to aggregate parts to form a communications solution.

    Those times have come and gone, and as single companies now offer a cost-cutting, one-stop solution for product more »

  • 3 Undervalued Companies That Deserve Your Attention (Part 2)

    By Daniel Paterson - May 30, 2013 | Tickers: EGHT, BRKS, UMPQ

    It is important when investing your money in stocks that you not only purchase great performing companies, but more importantly that you buy them at a great price. Regardless of what valuation metrics you prefer, I think it is important that you try and consider all aspects of a company’s performance. To just analyze the price-to-earnings (P/E) or price-to-book values (P/B) would be naïve. Just because a more »

  • Does Low P/E Ratio = Undervalued for 8x8?

    By Ryan Ackerman - March 26, 2013 | Tickers: EGHT, T, VZ

    For many investors, a quick method for finding stock candidates that are potentially undervalued is by looking for those with low P/E ratios. However, few investors will buy a stock based on the P/E ratio alone, and for good reason. Three possible reasons for a low P/E ratio are: 1) There is a problem within the company that makes owning the stock undesirable, 2) Items in the more »

  • Is 8x8 really a bargain?

    By Ryan Ackerman - March 3, 2013 | Tickers: EGHT, T, CSCO, S, VZ, VG

    8x8 (NASDAQ: EGHT) is the market leader for unified communications services and in providing hosted VOIP for businesses.  They have grown at an annualized rate of 30% over the last 5 years, and are poised to grow an impressive 82% this year, and yet, their trailing twelve-month P/E ratio is only 6.5.  Before you go pawning your wife’s jewelry or your husband's tools so that you more »

  • Three Microcap Stock ETFs, Not So Nice Returns in Small Packages

    By Jeff Stouffer - September 4, 2012 | Tickers: EGHT, CONN, IWC, PZI, SRZ.DL, WMCR

    The expansion of investment horizons has added the microcap stock category to the list. In essence these stocks fall below smallcap stocks in terms of capitalization. The definition of a microcap stock is one that has a market value between $50 Million and $550 Million. This space contains riskier stocks and the promise of greater rewards comes with the possibility of greater risks of loss. 

    The amount of due diligence more »

  • There is Reason to Look into 8x8

    By Tom Gibbs - July 10, 2012 | Tickers: EGHT, AMZN, T, CSCO, RAX, CRM

    If we can primarily attribute the invention of the Internet to Al Gore’s genius, then we must also thank him for some of the fastest growing niches – including voice over IP (VoIP) communications and cloud computing – within the technology sector today.  Such technologies, using the Internet as their backbone, have not only enjoyed dramatic surges in popularity due to the new features/benefits they offer, but also because they more »