|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||161.22 - 166.33|
|52 Week Range||142.20 - 183.50|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||16.80|
|Earnings Date||May 1, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.52 (1.44%)|
|1y Target Est||192.94|
Back in 2016, Apple swapped out the graphic used for its gun emoji,
Stocks getting smoked as yields keep rising and tech tumbles.
Yes, like your home, devices like your smartphone, tablet, laptop, desktop, and even your smartwatch deserve a good sprucing up every once in a while.
Futures indicated further selling as the 10-year Treasury yield rose above 3%. Chip giant Texas Instruments jumped on strong earnings and guidance.
STMicroelectronics on Wednesday delivered an upbeat assessment on second-half demand for its smartphones-focused products, brushing off investor anxiety over the soft takeoff of Apple's iPhone X. The Franco-Italian chipmaker, whose customers range from carmakers to industrial groups and makers of new connected devices, said sales should grow in the first half, offsetting a seasonal smartphone dip in the first three months of the year. STMicro's shares were up by more than 4 percent at 0919 GMT, making the stock one of the top ten performers in the pan-European STOXX 600 index.
Technology stocks have driven gains on Wall Street the past few years, but volatility in the first quarter could be a sign of serious doubts forming about the future of some of tech’s biggest names. Investors have already seen examples of the typical earnings response to these types of companies early in this earnings season: Netflix Inc. (NFLX) , the first big tech company to report, delivered a stunning quarter, revenue jumping 40.4%, and streaming only revenue jumping even more, up 43%, with a huge jump in subscriber growth, including its international customers. Doubts have been swirling around Facebook Inc. (FB) and Alphabet Inc. (GOOGL) , (GOOG) , which face data-privacy and other concerns, and Apple Inc. (AAPL) , which could report disappointing iPhone sales.
One of the four companies will hit that milestone soon, but this year is presenting a lot of challenges, says Tim Mullaney.
Walmart sells the Apple Watch series 1 at just $149 or $100 off from Apple's own stores. For a limited time only, and while supplies last, Walmart has the best deal ever on the Apple Watch, offering a $100 discount on Apple's official list price. When Apple launched the original Watch Series 1, 3 years ago, its initial price was $349 for the small version (38 mm) and $399 for the larger model (42 mm).