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Albert Lin Quotes

The earnings are pretty good, but people are worried about the company's guidance. There's a big difference between Qualcomm's and some other companies' views of how many W-CDMA handsets will be sold in 2006. Companies like Motorola Inc., Texas Instruments Inc. and RF Micro Devices Inc. estimate that 100 million W-CDMA handsets will be sold. But Qualcomm says only 86 million will be sold-that's a spread of 14 million units.
Albert Lin
#Guidance

What's hot in cell phones last year isn't going to be hot this year. Nokia and Motorola are on the rise because they have product cachet now.
Albert Lin
#Cell

Looking at the results leads me to say that the probability for cell phone unit sales to continue surprising experts for a third consecutive year remains very high.
Albert Lin
#Experts

Texas Instruments reaffirmed that some of the fears in the marketplace were unfounded.
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#Fears

The market is intrigued by growth in Asia and but investors are divided on whether it's sustainable, ... Japan used to be a formidable economic power but it's been dormant so long that most tech investors grown accustomed to discounting it.
Albert Lin
#Growth

I would much rather buy Nokia on weakness than chase short-term strength, ... The market is anticipating further weakness and disaster but I don't think that's the case.
Albert Lin
#Strength

After recent Nasdaq falls, Taiwan investors now are worried about the third-quarter profit performance by local technology firms.
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#Performance

By the time we get to 2006 or 2007, there will be a ton of new service providers offering wireless voice and data, ... It's too late to think about the number of carriers shrinking. Five years from now we'll be looking at another wave of consolidation.
Albert Lin
#Service

Technology has finally improved enough that [operators] can finally offer new services without those new services feeling like a novelty that isn't really ready for most consumers.
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#Novelty

It kind of has me sketched out,
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#Kind

Sprint needs to focus on getting enterprise customers.
Albert Lin
#Focus

Motorola would have to give up 20 percent of their entire company to do it. I can't see that happening.
Albert Lin
#Company

They're doing great, but they have to because the voice business and handset subsidization market is terrible.
Albert Lin
#Business

Nokia's stock is priced at a level where investors must be thinking that there is more bad news to come, ... Nokia looks cheap but in a market that's always worried about the near-term, that fixation will mean that Motorola will probably do better.
Albert Lin
#News

Corporate spending is still sluggish. There has been improvement but not at rapid clip, ... Until there's a real pickup in enterprise spending, we won't see techs that rely on that do as well and investors may have to wait until 2005 for that.
Albert Lin
#Improvement

Corporate spending is still sluggish. There has been improvement but not at rapid clip. Until there's a real pickup in enterprise spending, we won't see techs that rely on that do as well and investors may have to wait until 2005 for that.
Albert Lin
#Improvement

Nokia's stock is priced at a level where investors must be thinking that there is more bad news to come. Nokia looks cheap but in a market that's always worried about the near-term, that fixation will mean that Motorola will probably do better.
Albert Lin
#News

People are having a hard time squaring the current quarter, which was pretty good, with their guidance.
Albert Lin
#Guidance

People are too worried about these negative surprises from Lucent. This implies an inability to forecast future shortfalls. Nortel is likely to be a better stock [than Lucent].
Albert Lin
#Future

Some of the basics of the technology may be similar, but the way it's been implemented is different. And these differences impact the actual user experience. FLO was designed especially to deliver mobile TV, while DVB-H is a standard based on older broadcast TV technology.
Albert Lin
#Technology

If you're performance-sensitive, all signs point to higher prices.
Albert Lin
#Performance

They just skipped over that technology.
Albert Lin
#Technology