One thing that most analysts and investors missed is that IBM income was better than expectation and revenue was a little down since IBM sold its retail solution to Toshiba in Q2 and of course rev will be a little short in Q3 but margin will be better. IBM is not one of those companies that shows fake and useless revenue. IBM is always ahead of curve. IBM also sold its PC Hardware a few years ago since it knew that PC will be history as it is today. All PC makers are struggling. Dell, HPQ and Intel and others are struggling. Apple will struggle in near future. IBM is pushing ahead with new technology but not toys that will be out-dated in one year or so.
as per usual , especially for er's that don't please , IBM comes out with a major announcement about
2 weeks after .... the semi industry has been anticipating the limits of silicon and has been
scrambling for the next platform ... now , IBM announces a practical nano tube technology ....
later .... garce