NI Technology Updates Outlooks for Apple, EMC, VMware, Texas Instruments and Corning

Jan 25, 2010, 12:35 ET from Indie Research Advisors, LLC

PRINCETON, N.J., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Next Inning Technology Research (, an online investment newsletter focused on semiconductor and technology stocks, announced it has updated outlooks for Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL), EMC (NYSE: EMC), VMware (NYSE: VMW), Texas Instruments (NYSE: TXN) and Corning (NYSE: GLW).

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McWilliams covers these topics and more in his recent reports:

-- Months before Wall Street took notice, McWilliams notified subscribers of hidden value at Apple that was being obscured by accounting rules.  How will changes to those accounting rules change the value proposition for Apple? Is Apple now trading at a sharp discount to McWilliams' fair value price ahead of today's earnings report?  What surprises does McWilliams think Apple will spring on investors when it unveils its new tablet computer later this week?

-- Are EMC and VMware positioned to benefit as a number of big firms move into the data center sector?  Why might VMware investors be better off gaining exposure to VMware via an investment in EMC?  Are there any other players in the virtualization space that McWilliams thinks would make a good pairing with EMC?  What are McWilliams' thoughts about EMC's fair value price?

-- After topping the consensus in each of the last four quarters, is Texas Instruments poised to do it again?  What does McWilliams calculate as being a fair valuation for TI?  What two new ventures is TI undertaking that have recently caught McWilliams' eye?  Why is TI's recent purchase of semiconductor manufacturing capacity a game changer?

-- Now that Corning shares have more than doubled from when McWilliams recommended investors buy the stock a year ago, does he expect further upside for the stock from here?  What are the key drivers for shares of Corning in 2010?  What does McWilliams see as Corning's fair value price?

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