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  • Chines33
    Growth managers will continue to flock from $AAPL in $NFLX and $LNDK
    4/23/13
    Reply (16)
    • bd4uandu: Apple is getting stodgy they need a WOW otherwise they are Microsoft.
      4/23/13
    • gambl3r: Microsoft does not have 145 billion in cash. I think everyone wants to see 330 print in apple and then suddenly it becomes growth stock. :)
      4/23/13
    • Chines33: wrong
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    • Chines33: Needs a revolutionary product before that happens.
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    • bd4uandu: Most companies find uses for the cash.Can't they think of anything? It's just not sitting in a money vault somewhere.What is it invested in?
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    • bd4uandu: Government bonds? Stocks of other companies? ... http://onforb.es/XV5R9C .. They need the WOW back.
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    • markrpat: C..It doesn't necessarily need to be a product. ..They could sponsor anything they want with that cash. X prize, Edison, da Vinci...not
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    • markrpat: trying to be sarcastic here. Amazing amount of money at their disposal.
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    • bd4uandu: And can't think of anything to do with it. Well they are spending a little ... http://bit.ly/17PH8F4
      4/23/13
    • markrpat: If they leveraged the cash on hand, the moon is the limit....literally.
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    • bd4uandu: When they would have new product launch the press would hold the presses and gush. Even short falls in the product would be overlooked
      4/23/13
    • bd4uandu: But now they are tapping their foot impatient looking for the next WOW. Sammy and others are chomping at their heels.
      4/23/13
    • gambl3r: what innovation netflix is doing to make it jump 25 percent post earning :). What innovation amazon is doing? :)
      4/23/13
    • bd4uandu: Amazon has completely changed the retail experience. Netflix you will have to ask the people buying the shares what's up.
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    • markrpat: APPL has absolutely nothing to lose at this point, IMHO. If they were more public, fearless, open and honest...they could do great things.
      4/23/13
    • markrpat: That would be revolutionary!
      4/23/13