There was also some talk that Apple could potentially introduce a long-awaited tablet device. But most essentially expect a refresh of Apple’s iPod line with a version that includes a camera. Such low expectations might damp any push to sell Apple shares, says Chris Whitmore, a Deutsche Bank analyst covering Apple.
“If there is any selling the news today, I’d expect it to be modest and short lived. We’re buyers on any pullback and view $225 as a reasonable medium-term target,” he wrote in an e-mail to MarketBeat.