National Post: Cowpland ties Corel to the fortunes of Linux

[ Thanks to Charles for
this link. ]

“Stock boosted: But analysts still see competition in software

“Corel Corp. is a Linux company now, and two days of stock
run-up proves that investors understand the value of its new line
of business…”

“We’ve got Linux fever in the market now, just as we
had Web fever,” Mr. Cowpland said. Corel and other firms saw their
stock prices skyrocket last week in a delayed response to the
initial public offering on Aug. 11 of Red Hat Inc…”