Raising the Bar...Creating Wealth in CE
For many of the dot-coms, the wireless infrastructure, and the Internet-spawned firms that have yet to produce a positive cash flow, stock prices depend on investors' expectations of future cash flows. Microsoft's high returns and high growth are the benchmark that every Internet-enamored investor dreams about.
Unfortunately for investors, there are very few Microsofts or game-changers like Dell Computer. Yet the digital revolution is creating a wave of innovative products and unique opportunities. Even the consistently successful HP is currently redefining itself by splitting into two companies to better address the growth opportunities of the Internet and e-commerce age.