[News] [Rival] Microsoft's Loss of Valuehoo Now $30,000,000,000 (Wall Street Journal) - Linux

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  1. [News] [Rival] Microsoft's Loss of Valuehoo Now $30,000,000,000 (Wall Street Journal)

    Is Microsoft Aura Fading?

    ,----[ Quote ]
    | Yesterday's early relief rally reversed, and Microsoft's value has now fallen
    | by more than $30 billion since it unveiled its bid for Yahoo on February 1.
    `---- ^^^^^^^^^^^

    http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1210...googlenews_wsj

    Days ago it was $24 billion, so the value sinks fast.

    TSX lower as bank stocks retreat

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    | High crude prices helped send New York markets lower, as did Microsoft
    | Corp.'s withdrawal of its US$47.5-billion offer for Yahoo Inc.
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    http://www.thestar.com/Business/article/421495


    Recent:

    Microsoft stock drops amid slumping sales

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    | Microsoft Corp., whose Windows software dominates the personal-computer
    | market, fell 6.2 percent Fridayin Nasdaq trading after sales slumped, casting
    | doubt on whether PC demand can hold up in a slowing economy. The software
    | maker reported a 24 percent drop in sales of Windows last quarter and
    | forecast earnings that may miss analysts' estimates. * *
    |
    | [...]
    |
    | "The risk is that Linux gets a foothold and then affects their long-term
    | ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
    | revenue significantly."
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    http://www.sltrib.com/business/ci_9061263

  2. Re: [News] [Rival] Microsoft's Loss of Valuehoo Now $30,000,000,000 (Wall Street Journal)


    "Roy Schestowitz" wrote in message
    news:1850748.e6WkTLvMAb@schestowitz.com...
    > Is Microsoft Aura Fading?
    >
    > ,----[ Quote ]
    > | Yesterday's early relief rally reversed, and Microsoft's value has now
    > fallen
    > | by more than $30 billion since it unveiled its bid for Yahoo on February
    > 1.
    > `---- ^^^^^^^^^^^
    >
    > http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1210...googlenews_wsj
    >


    Yeah.. such a big problem. Microsoft is still several times larger than
    every linux company combined.


    ** Posted from http://www.teranews.com **

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