Think of nanotechnology as a set of tools that are applicable to a broad set of industries. These special little tools are improving product capabilities, end-user experiences, and manufacturing productivity. According to Lux Research, $3.1 trillion worth of nanotechnology-enabled products are expected to be sold in 2015.
Boom and Bust
Many will recall the market’s euphoria for anything “nanotech” back in the early 2000's. During the bubble more »
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) recently announced its strong FQ4 earnings. With a 75% increase in the dividend the company is behaving like a mature business it is supposed to be. The revenues continue to come stronger than expected while margins the margins have been stable. We believe that the momentum from Cisco’s multiple product lines can continue well going into 2013. While the macro situation is still not clear, the more »
JDS Uniphase Corporation (NASDAQ: JDSU) delivered solid FQ4 results against a challenging macro backdrop as the results exceeded the consensus from both a top and bottom line perspective. JDS management still expects carrier spending to modestly increase in 2H12 which could result in a solid margin improvement coupled with cost cutting, improved procurement and improved product mix. While there is an inherent risk that carriers could lower their existing CAPEX more »