- why Hewlett-Packard is in trouble; and
- Salesforce.com's astounding quarter.
H-P Is a Helpless Giant Posted at 1:26 p.m. EST on Thursday, Feb. 23. Lot of winners, one big loser. That's how I feel today about Hewlett-Packard ( HPQ), where virtually every division seems to be in free fall and the vultures are circling everywhere. First, we tend to forget that Hewlett-Packard is huge, a $120-billion-in-sales company that has its tendrils deeply rooted in the corporate market, but also has a substantial consumer business through printers and personal computers.