About

Robert DeFrancesco is a seasoned tech-stock analyst, who, for 13 years, covered the technology sector for Louis Rukeyser's Wall Street newsletter. In 2003, he launched Tech-Stock Prospector, a unique investment research service utilizing a combination of fundamental and technical analysis to identify and capitalize on inefficiencies within the tech-stock sector. In addition to company-specific research, each monthly issue features updates on key themes--including cloud computing, big data, mobile broadband, collaboration, data center consolidation, and virtualization.

Content from Rob DeFrancesco

ServiceNow: The Cloud, Data and Security
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There have been a number of stars during the latest earnings season, part of a generally robust performance from the t…

Tickers: NOW
SalesForce: Einstein Meets Watson
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In early March, Salesforce (CRM) — a member of our Vulture Portfolio —  and IBM (IBM) announced an int…

Tickers: CRM
Tech Expert's Robotic Trio
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Prepare for a wave of commercial robots and drones; automation is a major force behind the new economy, asserts technol…

Tickers: NVDA | ROK | LECO
Three Ways to Play the 5G Megatrend
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Get ready for 5G, the next phase of the Mobile Megatrend. In addition to being super fast, the new standard will be muc…

Tickers: INTC | QCOM | CSCO
Top Picks 2017: Salesforce
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The enterprise software industry is in a state of major upheaval caused by the cloud megatrend, with various players j…

Tickers: CRM
Top Stock 2017: Gigamon
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Organizations are increasingly moving mission-critical applications and workloads to the cloud, a megatrend that will …

Tickers: GIMO
Auto Technology: "Fast & Furious"
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Advancements in automotive technology are coming at a fast and furious pace, observes technology sector expert Rob DeF…

Tickers: QCOM | NVDA
Guidewire: Tech Niche in Insurance
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This recommended tech company does not get much attention, mainly because it’s in a very specific market niche p…

Tickers: GWRE