Forecast: Dell may be past its best

The best days of personal computer maker Dell Inc. (Nasdaq:DELL - news) may be behind it, financial weekly newspaper Barron's Inc. wrote in its November 7 edition. Following the news that the company on November 1 had lowered its third-quarter revenue forecast, the paper noted "Dell's revenue growth has now slowed for seven quarters in a row."

"If Dell's revenue fails to grow faster, and certainly if the company continues to miss earnings targets, it will be time to admit that Dell is past its best," Barron's said. Dell may be past its best days: Barron's - Yahoo! News

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