Services? Lots of pain.
PCs? Let's not even talk about it.
But, says Meg Whitman, "Cloud is a funny word, because when you say it, people think it’s all like Amazon’s cloud. But [HP's] private cloud business is much, much bigger than Amazon’s public cloud."
The company's shares are up more than 80% this year, up about 11% over 12 months, down 48% over 5 years and up 13% over 10 years. Is that a confusing picture? I only mention it in passing. Look ahead, not back.