Long-term trend is in effect. Stabilization in China, on the oil market and moderately positive data on the US economy stimulated the growth of S&P 500. A new round of the good news may come after the Fed's Chair press conference on March 16.
For more, than 100-year history the technological company many times overhauled its business. Electric tabulators at the beginning of creation, punched machines later, small arms during World War II, antimissile defense systems and, at last, the computer era in the fifties. All transformations led to growth of business and now we can see the next round of development of the giant, which shift technologies to cloud.