The after hours spike was short covering. Apple had short sellers hitting the stock all day and into the close. The stock had a big run AH. CNBC has nothing to do with Apple stock other then the fact they hate Apple and have run a relentless campaign of negative propaganda for the last 8 or 9 months. The great thing about CNBC is they lost a lot of viewers and all their creditably in their effort to attack Americas favorite company.