HP Investors Face a Lonelier Road Ahead

Meg Whitman, HP's president and chief executive officer, speaking in Shanghai Photograph by ChinaFotoPress via Getty Images

Now that its nemesis, Dell, is going private and bowing out of the quarterly earnings spotlight, Hewlett-Packard finds itself at the intersection of two clichés: Misery loves company (but) breaking up is hard to do.

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