The bottom was in last week. here comes the steamrollers of i5, china mobile, icloud, the new macbook pros and so on.
pro money taking off the hedge short today.unhedged shorts are hosed as this is now headed back to new highs pre i5 and china mobile sign up.btw, the new macbook pro is a big hit friends, I've ordered 2 for my oldest kids. The other one will have to use hers for another year (but she's getting the first i5. LOL
Correct analysis! LOAD UP on AAPL for the LONG-TERM!APPLE “BEATS” COMPANY GUIDANCE OF EPS CONSISTENTLY: APPLE INC. delivered a massive “beat” for their Fiscal Q2 Earnings Report. APPLE INC. "beat" their company guidance by 44.7% - near the high end of the historical 1-1/2 year prior range! (see below)APPLE "BEATS" their own Company Guidance consistently as follows:2010 Q1 Guidance = $4.80; Actual = $6.43;(Beat=40.0%)2011 Q2 Guidance = $4.90; Actual = $6.40; (Beat=30.6%)2011 Q3 Guidance = $5.07; Actual = $7.79; (Beat=53.6%)2011 Q4 Guidance = $5.50; Actual = $7.05 (Beat=28.2%)2012 Q1 Guidance = $9.30; Actual = $13.87 (Beat=49.1%)2012 Q2 Guidance = $8.50; Actual = $12.30 (Beat=44.7%)Given: APPLE’s EPS Company Guidance is $8.68 for This Quarter ( Fiscal Q3 Ending June 30, 2012) – to be reported in mid-July 2012. If APPLE “beats” their Guidance by only 30% (Equating to an actual EPS of $11.28), then TTM EPS = $44.55…15 PE = $668.25/sh.;16 PE = $712.80/sh.;17 PE = $757.35/sh.;18 PE = $801.90/sh.;19 PE = $846.45/sh.;20 PE = $891.00/sh.If APPLE “beats” their Guidance by 40% (Equating to an actual EPS of $12.15), then TTM EPS = $45.42… 15 PE = $681.30/sh.;16 PE = $726.72/sh.;17 PE = $772.14/sh.;18 PE = $817.56/sh.;19 PE = $862.98/sh.;20 PE = $908.40/sh.