Technology Companies Leading The Way Within The Industry
Stocks Mentioned: Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), salesforce.com inc. (NYSE:CRM), TEXTMUNICATION HLD COM NPV(OTCMKTS:TXHD)
The space for technology has grown by leaps and bounds since the creation of the internet. New ways of communicating have gone from a simple telephone call to now multiple ways of communication through chat rooms, direct messages, and even text communication. According to the research consultancy IDC, the global information technology (IT) industry market, encompassing hardware, software, services, and telecommunications, is expected to reach $3.8 trillion in 2016, up from $3.7 trillion the previous year.
There is a broad range of technology companies in the industry. One of the most popular is Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), most known for its software and hardware. Apple is one of today’s top trending technology companies. Consumers can use Apple’s smartwatch, which was created to communicate through text messages and phone calls. The company posted quarterly revenue of $46.9 billion and quarterly net income of $9 billion, or $1.67 per diluted share in 2016.
salesforce.com, inc. (NYSE:CRM) is leading the way in enterprise cloud services. This $3 billion technology communications company has made the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) market relevant to businesses of all types and sizes, reshaping enterprise communication in the process. Salesforce also announced a partnership with Hewlett-Packard to develop a “Superpod” that will provide dedicated infrastructure for large customers to run Salesforce in the cloud.
These companies have grown substantially in the technology industry. TEXTMUNICATION HLD COM NPV (OTCMKTS:TXHD) is following in their footsteps. Textmunication is an online mobile marketing platform service that will connect merchants with their customers and allow them to drive loyalty and repeat business in a non-intrusive, value added medium. For merchants Textmunication provides a mobile marketing platform where they can always send the most up-to-date offers/discounts/alerts/events schedule, such as happy hours, trivia night, and other campaigns. The consumer can also access specials and promotions that merchants choose to distribute through Textmunication by opting in to keywords designated to the merchants keywords. This allows consumers to take their information wherever they go and learn about the latest buzz as soon as they are available, providing the consumer to receive the events, deals, and messages on their cellphone via SMS messaging.
While Textmunication is not as widely known as some other companies yet, it is important to look at where those other companies came from. This company is unique in its kind and has lots of potential for growth. Textmunication could have already set a clear pathway for success and may continue moving forward in that direction.