Investors will be looking to Cisco (CSCO) CEO Chuck Robbins for signs progress on the IT giant's ongoing shift from hardware to software when the company reports quarterly results after the market close on Wednesday. Shareholders will also listen for hints on how Cisco might deploy its massive offshore cash stockpile if President-elect Donald Trump enacts a special corporate tax break on repatriated funds.
Eric Jhonsa, TheStreet's tech columnist and Scott Berman, portfolio analyst for Jim Cramer's Action Alerts PLUS Charitable Trust Portfolio, which owns Cisco, will analyze the numbers and then track Cisco's investor call, which is scheduled to begin at 4:30 p.m. ET. Please share your questions and comments in the space at the top of the blog window.