That's what the trading community is saying this morning in the aftermath of Hewlett-Packard's disappointing report — PC sales down 10 percent?
Hewlett-Packard is now near a 7-year low. Dell is at a 3.5-year low. Still no takers.
HPQ is $18.00. Fiscal 2013 earnings estimates are about $4.25, do the math and you get a P/E ratio of 4.2. Yikes! You would think this is an incredible bargain! The S&P 500 trades at nearly 14x forward earnings. IBM at 10, Microsoft at 13.
But there are no enthusiastic buyers for HPQ stock. Volume is huge — well north of 50 million shares just prior to 1pm ET, normal volume is 19 million shares for the full day — but the stock gapped down almost 5 percent at the open. (Read more: Dow Falls 100 Points, Led by H-P)