Wanting to like a stock can be dangerous, as TIBCO (TIBX) is showing once again. TIBCO is a solid player in business optimization and process management, offering companies platforms to integrate and analyze operational data, but the company has been having a difficult time with sales execution and the willingness of larger rivals to compete on price. While the company had done a good job of rallying the troops and getting investors and analysts to buy into a growth recovery story, the company's fourth quarter results and first quarter guidance are a setback.
For better or worse, what the stock needs is consistent license revenue growth in the high single digits or low double digits (growth above...
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