Stocks in Frontline Trades’ Choice: Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC), Network-1 Technologies (NYSE:NTIP)

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) [Trend Analysis] climbed reacts as active mover, shares an increase 0.17% to traded at $35.76 and the percentage gap between open changing to regular change was 0.14%. Over last several years, Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) incomestory has essentially been a case of its data center business growing at a healthy clip, but declines in the personal computer market (to which Intel is heavily exposed) served to negate that growth.

In a bid to keep its operating expenses in check as it invests more in growth markets, the company has been trying to cut its spending in its client computing group, or CCG, which mainly sells processors and related components for personal computers.In this column, I’d like to explore the magnitude of Intel’s investment reductions in CCG over the last couple of years. The firm’s current ratio calculated as 1.80 for the most recent quarter. The firm past twelve months price to sales ratio was 2.92 and price to cash ratio remained 9.52. As far as the returns are concern, the return on equity was recorded as 16.80% and return on investment was 13.60% while its return on asset stayed at 9.70%. The firm has total debt to equity ratio measured as 0.44.

Network-1 Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:NTIP) [Trend Analysis] try to make new thrust in street and making different trends, stocks trading ended with -3.03% to $3.20. Network-1 Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:NTIP) declared that its Board of Directors has authorized the initiation of a dividend policy as part of Network-1’s ongoing commitment to increasing shareholder value and return on investment.

“Our successful licensing campaigns have resulted in Network-1 having a important cash balance, strong balance sheet, and ongoing cash flow from our operations. As a result, we are very well positioned to fund future growth opportunities while providing a dividend return to our shareholders,” commented Corey M. Horowitz, Chairman and CEO of Network-1. “As evidenced by our past share repurchases and special dividend as well as our new regular dividend policy, we are focused on increasing shareholder value and will continue to do so,” he added.

“The dividend policy of Network-1 will undergo a periodic review by the Board of Directors and is subject to change at any time depending on the earnings of Network-1, its financial requirements and other factors existing at the time. Future declarations of semi-annual dividends and the establishment of future record and payment dates are subject to the final determination and discretion of the Board of Directors. The share price of NTIP attracts active investors, as stock price of week volatility recorded 6.08%. The stock is going forward to its 52-week low with 88.24% and lagging behind from its 52-week high price with -5.88%.

 

About Richard Avery

He is a capital projects manager and process design engineer at a large-cap company. He has renowned MBA degree. Before joining SWR, he was a freelance writer for renounce tech websites. He is currently studying for CFP exam. Interests: Tech stocks, Economic Markets, Blue-chips.

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