213.00 -0.32 (-0.15%)
After hours: 6:23PM EDT
|Bid||213.10 x 800|
|Ask||213.11 x 2900|
|Day's Range||211.47 - 213.81|
|52 Week Range||149.16 - 213.81|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||19.33|
|Earnings Date||Oct 31, 2018 - Nov 5, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.92 (1.39%)|
|1y Target Est||216.42|
It might be time to rethink FANG, according to CNBC's Jim Cramer. Given Thursday's market moves, Cramer thinks WANG – Walmart, Apple, Netflix and Google – might be the new group of stocks to watch.
Privacy concerns and slowing user growth haven’t dampened hedge funds’ enthusiasm for Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) in the slightest. The latest hedge fund ownership data compiled by Insider Monkey shows that the social media giant is far and away the most popular stock among the funds that we track, based on the latest quarterly 13F filings, […]
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Investment strategies are a lot like diets: They work only if you stick with them. Joel Greenblatt wants to change all that. The Columbia University professor and co-founder of Gotham Asset Management is the author of The Little Book That Beats the Market, a best seller that offers metrics and strategies for beginner and established value investors.
A funny thing happened between Aug. 16, 2012, when Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) initiated a $2.65 quarterly dividend, its first since 1995, and today — Apple became a dividend stock. Since the company paid that first dividend, Apple’s stock shot up 233% and its dividend has grown by 115%, an annualized growth rate of 14%. A big reason Apple initiated its capital allocation program in the first place was to appease investors who felt its growth was slowing and it wasn’t returning enough money to shareholders through dividends and share repurchases.
Here’s what we know about the Google flagship store. Specifically, it appears that Google is targeting the Fulton Market District. This would have the Google flagship store taking up the first and second floors in a few buildings at 845 and 853 W. Randolph St.
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Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) has experienced an amazing comeback. Just a few short years ago, the company found itself falling behind as its core PC business had fallen out of favor. Under the leadership of CEO Satya Nadella, the company reinvented itself.
JD.com (JD) reported its results for the second quarter of 2018 on August 16. Net revenue grew 31% YoY (year-over-year) to 110.5 billion renminbi versus consensus revenue estimates of 122.7 billion renminbi. Both product and service revenues drove the growth. Annual active customer accounts rose 21.5% to 313.8 million in the 12 months ended June 30.
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) took five and a half years to go from a $500 billion to a $1 trillion company. Now, investors will expect AAPL stock to double in less time, ratcheting up the expectations in the months and years ahead. Here are what I consider the pros and cons of owning AAPL stock under this intense scrutiny.
AlphaOne Capital’s Daniel Niles believes there’s a high probability China tariffs will hurt iPhone growth.
Soon after passing $1 trillion in market capitalization, some Apple investors are already looking ahead to $2 trillion. analyst, Ming-Chi Kuo of Hong Kong-based TF International Securities, it won't be the iPhone, iWatch or even stock buybacks that will push Apple in that direction. Apple's services segment -- which is its umbrella category for software-based products like iTunes, the App Store, Apple Pay, iCloud and Apple Care, among others -- is often cited as a key to Apple's future growth as iPhone unit sales decelerate.
U.S. stock futures are rebounding this morning on easing global tensions. Stocks are rebounding on the promise of resumed U.S./China trade talks and a $15 billion investment in Turkey by Qatar. Strong quarterly reports from Walmart (NYSE:WMT) and Cisco Systems (NASDAQ:CSCO) are also helping boost sentiment.
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The ADAS and autonomous driving industry has significant potential. With Amazon patenting a new technology, competition in the industry is expected to intensify.
Tencent Holdings (TCEHY) declared its earnings results for the second quarter of 2018 on August 15. Its revenue grew 30% YoY (year-over-year) to 73.7 billion yuan in the second quarter of 2018.
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