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Symantec (symc) Stock Research

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Strengths + Opportunities = 10

Threats + Weaknesses = 6

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Broad Scope

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Uniqueness

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Generic strategies categorize companies by the scope and the strength of their business. Symantec does not have a definable strategy, therefore, it risks losing out to firms that concentrate on one particular competitive advantage. (read more).

Company Description: Symantec Corporation provides software and services to protect information. The business has the following major segments: consumer software, data security solutions and general services. Update

Market Research Update

Technology Industry Research & Analysis: The technology industry broadly includes companies whose primary function is to create innovative products and processes. Information technology deals with the management and processing of information. Technology Trading Strategy: The technology industry tends to be sensitive to economic cycles. Look for undervalued technology investments during economic recessions when stock prices are low and sell technology investments during the late stages of a bull markets when stock prices are high. The global economy is currently in a recession, therefore, it is the perfect time to purchase discretionary investments, because business significantly increase technology investments that they postponed during the recession. Upward sloping stock charts and financial news may indicate a selling opportunity while the opposite means that stocks are becoming undervalued.

Industry Sub Sector: . The market is quickly expanding. This lowers the threat of direct competition and increases Symantec's profits.

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Strategy Analysis Update

Symantec's business strategy is to keep things simple. Clearly-defined strategies lower business risks by staying within their areas of expertise. A culture that experiments produces better long term value. Symantec's experimentations yield new products and services that outpace competitive threats.

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Financial Analysis Update

Symantec has consistent operating results. This lowers the risk that Symantec will suddenly have difficulty and it increases investor confidence in the value they place on each share.

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