The chipmaker is equipped for M&A, but doesn't see it as a priority.
The software giant unveiled some new hardware and software Wednesday as it attempts to get consumers to rethink what PCs are capable of. Apple should take notice.
Apple is expected to reveal new MacBook Pro and Air models, refreshing lineups that have gotten stale over the last year. The products might provide a holiday season sales boost.
Some prominent blue chips are teetering on the edge of breakout territory this week -- including notable names that have suffered recent high-profile drops.