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Hewlett-Packard
Hewlett-Packard
Ticker: HPQ
Share price as of March 20: $46.50
P/E ratio: 12.9

The world's leading maker of personal computers is gaining market share against rivals such as Dell.

While tech stocks can be risky in volatile markets like this one, HP's knockout growth should more than compensate: Earnings are projected to rise 14% annually over the next five years.

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Last updated April 10 2008: 4:48 PM ET