Tag: Technology

Aspen Technology (AZPN) Q4 Earnings Expected to Decline

Aspen Technology (AZPN) is expected to deliver a year-over-year decline in earnings on lower revenues when it reports results for the quarter ended June 2020. This widely-known consensus outlook gives a good sense of the company’s earnings picture, but how the actual results compare to these estimates is a powerful factor that could impact its near-term stock price.

The stock might move higher if these key numbers top expectations in the upcoming earnings report, which is expected to be released on August 12. On the other hand, if they miss, the stock may move lower.

While management’s discussion of business

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2021 Kia Rio to Get Styling and Technology Updates

From Car and Driver

  • The 2021 Kia Rio is likely to benefit from a few styling updates and new features.
  • Kia already released an updated Rio for Europe, although we don’t expect we will get that market’s 48-volt hybrid system.
  • The U.S.-spec 2021 model will start production later this year.

Kia’s entry-level sedan and hatchback, the Rio, will continue on for 2021 and is likely to receive the same styling and technology updates as the Europe-spec model. Kia told C/D that the 2021 model will begin production at the end of this year. The 2021 Rio will continue to compete

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Is Zoom Video Communications (ZM) Outperforming Other Computer and Technology Stocks This Year?

Investors focused on the Computer and Technology space have likely heard of Zoom Video Communications (ZM), but is the stock performing well in comparison to the rest of its sector peers? One simple way to answer this question is to take a look at the year-to-date performance of ZM and the rest of the Computer and Technology group’s stocks.

Zoom Video Communications is one of 606 individual stocks in the Computer and Technology sector. Collectively, these companies sit at #7 in the Zacks Sector Rank. The Zacks Sector Rank considers 16 different sector groups. The average Zacks Rank of the

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Were Hedge Funds Right About Dumping Aspen Technology, Inc. (AZPN)?

How do you pick the next stock to invest in? One way would be to spend days of research browsing through thousands of publicly traded companies. However, an easier way is to look at the stocks that smart money investors are collectively bullish on. Hedge funds and other institutional investors usually invest large amounts of capital and have to conduct due diligence while choosing their next pick. They don’t always get it right, but, on average, their stock picks historically generated strong returns after adjusting for known risk factors. With this in mind, let’s take a look at the recent

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Looking for a Growth Stock? 3 Reasons Why Amkor Technology (AMKR) is a Solid Choice

Investors seek growth stocks to capitalize on above-average growth in financials that help these securities grab the market’s attention and produce exceptional returns. However, it isn’t easy to find a great growth stock.

In addition to volatility, these stocks carry above-average risk by their very nature. Also, one could end up losing from a stock whose growth story is actually over or nearing its end.

However, the task of finding cutting-edge growth stocks is made easy with the help of the Zacks Growth Style Score (part of the Zacks Style Scores system), which looks beyond the traditional growth attributes to

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