3 Tech Stocks Hammering the DJIA

The Dow Jones Industrial Average (NYSEARCA:DIA) is down today 1.35% and stands at 11,768. These are more stocks that are among the lagging performers today.

Hewlett Packard (NYSE:HPQ): The entire computer industry has been hit by a decline in West European PC shipments. The specific question that new CEO Meg Whitman must answer is how she can foster and support the engineering-centric culture that existed at the founding of this company. The shares recently traded at $27.26, down $0.67, or 2.4%. They have traded in a 52-week range of $21.50 to $49.39. Volume today was 9,328,996 shares versus a 3-month average volume of 27,878,100 shares. The company’s trailing P/E is 6.40, while trailing earnings are $4.26 per share.

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Intel (NASDAQ:INTC): Just like IBM (NYSE:IBM), Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) is back where it started before Berkshire Hathaway’s (NYSE:BRKA) announcement that it had purchased large amounts of Intel’s stock. The shares recently traded at $24.36, down $0.58, or 2.33%. They have traded in a 52-week range of $19.16 to $25.50. Volume today was 33,151,603 shares versus a 3-month average volume of 64,055,300 shares. The company’s trailing P/E is 10.55, while trailing earnings are $2.31 per share.

Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO): Donald Yacktman has bought into Cisco (NASDAQ:CSCO) as well as other notable tech stocks. “I can’t remember a time when so many quality companies were selling at low prices compared to alternatives.” The shares recently traded at $18.30, down $0.5, or 2.66%. They have traded in a 52-week range of $13.30 to $22.34. Volume today was 29,532,959 shares versus a 3-month average volume of 61,221,400 shares. The company’s trailing P/E is 15.80, while trailing earnings are $1.16 per share.

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