The Best (And Worst) Technology Stocks Of February


Lexmark International

CEO: Paul Rooke

Jan. 31, 2014: $39.19
Feb. 28, 2014: $42.14
Change: 7.53%

Printer maker Lexmark has been transitioning from a hardware-centric company to one focused more on software and solutions. While the company's sales have lagged, it has greatly boosted its profitability. For the fourth quarter, ended Dec. 31, Lexmark reported revenue of just over $1 billion, up 4 percent from the same period one year earlier. Net income soared more than 250 percent to $94 million. For all of fiscal 2013, sales declined 3.4 percent to $3.67 billion, while net income grew 143 percent to $261.8 million.