The Best And Worst Tech Stocks Of 2013 (So Far)


Oracle

CEO: Larry Ellison

Dec. 31, 2012: $33.32
June 28, 2013: $30.71
Change: -7.8%

Oracle muddled through the first half of 2013, with lackluster software sales and declining sales of its hardware products.

On the plus side, Oracle began shipping a new release of its flagship database software and struck strategic alliances with longtime rivals Microsoft and Salesforce.com that expand use of Oracle's software to those vendors' cloud platforms.