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Tony Kau is a financial analyst and swing trader from Portland, Oregon. He was most recently employed as an Analyst/Model Developer at a hedge fund. His core strategy relies on successfully identifying trend exhaustion patterns and capitalizing on them using both stocks and options. To see his... More
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  • Can Dolby Turn Up the Volume? 0 comments
    Jun 8, 2011 12:38 PM | about stocks: DLB, MSFT
     Dolby Laboratories Inc. (NYSE: DLB) is a developer and manufacturer of audio and video products and technologies for the entertainment industry. The company has seen steady growth and consistently high margins for years. But it’s been the victim of a sell-off recently, following an outlook weaker than analysts expected.

    Dolby’s primary revenue source is licensing its technologies for use in audio-video equipment. It enjoyed a monopoly during the DVD wave as the exclusive audio format available for DVD playback, receiving royalties from every DVD player sold. It also had a licensing agreement with Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT), earning royalties from every copy of Windows Vista Home Premium or Ultimate sold.

    Looking forward to the permeation of Blu-Ray, Dolby lost its monopoly. However… (Continue reading on

    Themes: Long Ideas, Entertainment, 3D Stocks: DLB, MSFT
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