The Daily Dose: What to Discuss Now

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Brian Sozzi

 | Jul 07, 2014 | 10:00 AM EDT
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How do you know if a company has a "robust innovation pipeline?" Executives love to drop that line to explain away a bad quarter and provide hope for the future. Or, an executive may share such a view to assure existing investors to stay hot on the company's story.

From either perspective, because of competitive concerns, one never truly knows what a company is working on with its research-and-development (R&D) team. If Apple (AAPL) said this time last year an iWatch would be released on July 7, then Google (GOOGL), Samsung and tech others would have had similar products on the market -- accompanied by intense marketing campaigns -- by July 6....412 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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