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Subject:  Re: Question about false hypergrowth Date:  9/28/2000  9:11 PM
Author:  kingrex Number:  4574 of 8809

<< I know that there has been a lot of discussion on this board and Rat's board questioning if the huge run up of QCOM late last year and early this year was indeed a true tornado. My question is would that have actually been a false tornado since, as I understand it, the 3G tornado has not currently begun? If this were true, wouldn't that have been a false tornado since it appeared to be based on the prospect of what was to come when 3G wireless comes to fruition? >>


I think a lot of people confuse growth in stock price with growth in revenue...the colossal run-up in Qualcomm's stock price last year did not in itself represent any sort of tornado; in fact, it was the growth in CDMA that signaled a tornado.


Business before pleasure, eh?


rex


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