|Bid||48.930 x 1200|
|Ask||48.940 x 4000|
|Day's Range||47.690 - 48.995|
|52 Week Range||42.040 - 57.600|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.80|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||17.61|
|Earnings Date||Jan 24, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.20 (2.49%)|
|1y Target Est||54.91|
The Mac Mini has had a rough few years. Its last update, in 2014, was disappointing. After offering quad-core CPUs on the 2011 and 2012 editions, the 2014 model was stuck with a dual-core CPU. This meant it was actually slower at some tasks than the computer it was supposed to replace.
The semiconductor sector was headed for broad and sharp declines Thursday, after disappointing earnings reports from Nvidia Corp. and Applied Materials Inc. . The VanEck Vectors Semiconductor ETF dropped 3.7% in premarket trade, with all components trading losing ground. The biggest loser was Nvidia's stock, which plunged 18% toward a 14-month low, after the company reported late Thursday earnings that missed expectations and provided a downbeat outlook. The company also said the inventory issues that weighed on results was also affecting its competitors, and that send Advanced Micro Devices Inc.'s stock down 7.3% premarket. Applied Materials shares shed 9.5% after the chip equipment maker provided late Thursday disappointing guidance. Elsewhere, Intel Corp.'s stock slumped 1.2% and Micron Technology Inc. shares slid 3.5%. Meanwhile, S&P 500 futures dropped 0.5%. Over the past three months, the chip ETF has lost 7.4% through Thursday, while the S&P 500 has lost 3.9%.
Here are some of the companies with shares expected to trade actively in Friday’s session. Stock movements noted by ticker reflect movements during regular trading hours; premarket trading is specified separately.
Can Apple Survive Its Stagnating iPhone Unit Sales? While Huawei and Samsung (SSNLF) have been publicly discussing their plans for 5G (fifth-generation) phones, Apple (AAPL) has been mostly quiet on the issue. Last year, the Federal Communications Commission granted Apple permission to test 5G technology, suggesting that the company was considering a 5G iPhone down the road.
Qualcomm’s (QCOM) fiscal 2018 fourth-quarter revenue beat analysts’ estimate, but its fiscal 2019 first-quarter revenue guidance missed analysts’ estimate. Because the quarter’s sales will be largely influenced by Apple (AAPL). In the first quarter of fiscal 2019, Qualcomm expects to report revenue of $4.5 billion–$5.3 billion, lower than analysts’ consensus estimate of $5.57 billion.
Here are five stocks that look fairly valued when compared with the broader S&P 500, and offer decent income potential to boot. Ford (F) was the only Big Three U.S. auto maker to avoid bankruptcy during the financial crisis, and had been thought of as more attractive than its peers. The problems: A drop in U.S. car ownership as millennials live urban and take Uber, and fading Asia sales and an aging vehicle portfolio.
said Thursday its board has approved a $15 billion increase in its authorized stock repurchase program. Intel said in a statement that its capital allocation strategy remains unchanged. The company then looks to supplement and strengthen its capabilities through acquisition and strategic investments.