You're Buying Nokia Over Apple? Really?
The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which consumer-goods editor and analyst Austin Smith discusses topics around the investing world.
In today's edition, Austin reacts to a recent big-tech purchase he heard about by Dodge & Cox: Nokia. He disagrees with the position and thinks that the specific decision to purchase it over a more robust tech company like Apple is a big mistake. Even after becoming the world's largest company by market cap, Apple still has huge potential to continue growth into the future. Nokia is a shell of the dominant tech company it used to be, and the chips are getting stacked against it faster than it can fight back.
Big tech names might gather a lot of investor attention, but the truth is that they're playing second fiddle to an even larger revolution in technology. To better prepare investors for this new revolution, The Motley Fool has just released a free report on mobile named "The Next Trillion-Dollar Revolution" that details a hidden component play inside mobile phones that also is a market leader in the exploding Chinese market. Inside the report, we not only describe why the mobile revolution will dwarf any other technology revolution seen before it, but we also name the company at the forefront of the trend. Hundreds of thousands have requested access to previous reports, and you can access this new report today by clicking here -- it's free.
At the time this article was published Austin Smith has no positions in the stocks mentioned above. The Motley Fool owns shares of Apple and Microsoft.Motley Fool newsletter services recommendApple, Microsoft, and Nokia. Try any of our Foolish newsletter servicesfree for 30 days. We Fools don't all hold the same opinions, but we all believe thatconsidering a diverse range of insightsmakes us better investors. The Motley Fool has adisclosure policy.
Copyright © 1995 - 2012 The Motley Fool, LLC. All rights reserved. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.