Red Herring: Applix shares feed on Linux fad

“…the maker of Linux software applications not only burst onto
the radar screen, but filed a two-day flight plan worthy of an
Arkansas crop duster in the midst of a locust outbreak.”

“So, what kind of high-powered mover and shaker was behind this
landmark breakout? The lone analyst following the stock at Needham
& Company hasn’t issued an updated recommendation since
January, when the stock was moved from a Hold to a Buy. Telephone
inquiries to Needham and to Applix company headquarters were not