169.23 +0.13 (0.08%)
After hours: 4:13PM EST
|Bid||169.11 x 900|
|Ask||169.13 x 900|
|Day's Range||169.02 - 171.91|
|52 Week Range||150.24 - 233.47|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.13|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||14.20|
|Earnings Date||Jan 30, 2019 - Feb 4, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.92 (1.67%)|
|1y Target Est||226.85|
Mere moments after I sat down, someone placed a stool in front of the stage, draped a red cloth over it and placed what would turn out to be an integral part of the evening's performance: an Amazon Echo. Since then, they've performed the show every few weeks at either StageWerx or the Endgames Training Center.
The stock market continues to be largely a news-driven market, a characteristic that leaves the stock indexes vulnerable to changing gusts of news.
The key indexes scored solid gains in the stock market today, fueled by reports that China may allow foreign companies increased access to its economy.
Microsoft's stock is up more than 25% since the beginning of this year, having avoided most of the recent declines afflicting the FAANG stocks. again as the most valuable public company in the world, with a market cap of roughly $840 billion as of Wednesday afternoon, compared to $818 billion for Amazon and $804 billion for Apple (after many years of leadership by Apple, the trio have been trading off the lead in recent months). The software giant's upswing dates back to at least 2014, when CEO Satya Nadella took the reins at the legacy tech giant and prioritized strategic M&A, such as Microsoft's $26 billion purchase of LinkedIn in 2016, and investments in public cloud services and apps.
Apple could get around tariffs by shifting final assembly of iPhones out of China, but is likely to remain dependent on the country for many critical parts.
Investing.com - Netflix led tech on higher on Wednesday, as Wall Street expressed optimism about the streaming giant's subscriber growth in the coming year.
Apple has hired more than 40 and up to 50 doctors in recent years, sources say. Some haven't updated their LinkedIn profiles and are keeping their role private. Apple has dozens of medical doctors working across its various teams, say two people familiar with the company's hiring, showing how serious it is about health tech.
Considering the recent state of disappointing initial public offerings, Spotify Technology (NYSE:SPOT) had its back against the wall. Currently, no one in the world has the subscriber base or engagement level that Spotify levers.
Last year, smart speaker sales went through the roof during the holidays. With this year’s holiday shopping season entering the final stretch, Apple is employing a rare tactic in an attempt to gain momentum: emailing HomePod discount codes to Apple Music subscribers. Once considered to be a product with the potential to be the next big thing for Apple, the HomePod smart speaker instead has suffered from rather underwhelming sales.
Apple’s services business has been a source of optimism for some investors, but Macquarie Research warns of headwinds that could drag on its growth.
Broadcom (AVGO) has significantly improved its profitability by leveraging merger synergies from its Brocade Communications acquisition. The company’s non-GAAP gross margin expanded YoY (year-over-year) to 68.4% in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2018 from 63.3%, beating analysts’ consensus estimate of 67%. This margin improvement came from a favorable product mix, which included a larger share of Brocade’s high-margin FC SAN (fiber channel storage area network) products. The Brocade acquisition expanded Broadcom’s fiscal 2018 gross margin to 51.5% from 48. ...
The company first listed its shares on public exchanges on Dec. 12, 1980, at $22 a share. Several stock splits and more than a billion iPhones later, the stock has gained 43,371 percent on a price appreciation basis. Apple has been sliding as of late, though.
Apple Pay, Apple’s (AAPL) mobile payment technology, was officially launched in Germany. Apple Pay in Germany is supported by 13 banks including American Express and Deutsche Bank, according to Apple. The tech giant also announced that a number of retailers in Germany support Apple Pay including Adidas, Bershka, Aldi, McDonald’s, and Kaufland.
Apple (AAPL) launches its payment service Apple Pay in Germany, thereby expanding its foothold in the global digital payments market.
Broadcom (AVGO) has grown its business organically and through acquisitions. The company completed the acquisition of CA Technologies in November but did not include it in its fiscal 2018 fourth-quarter earnings, meaning its fiscal 2018 earnings reflected only its Brocade Communications acquisition and organic growth from its existing businesses. In the fourth quarter of fiscal 2018, Broadcom’s revenue rose 12% YoY (year-over-year) and 8% sequentially to $5.44 billion, beating analysts’ estimate of $5.4 billion.
One of the greatest privileges of my job is that I get to test out a ton of new gadgets each year, often before the technology hits the shelves. Sometimes after I've finished reviewing something, I really, really don't want to return it. And that was especially true in 2018, which was a fantastic year…
I’m sitting in a meeting with 17 other Quartz editors. Everyone else is typing away (or staring blankly) at their Apple laptops. After the meeting is over, they’ll carry these large, metal machines back to their desks, building up to tennis elbows and strained shoulders over a lifetime of office work. I, on the other…
It missed out on Amazon.com Inc.'s new headquarters, but the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors has approved a development change aimed at attracting other large employers to the 28.3-acre the Center for Innovative Technology campus off the Dulles Toll Road. The board voted unanimously near the end of its day-long meeting Dec. 4 to increase the density on the portion of the CIT site that falls within Fairfax County — a much smaller piece of the campus can be found in neighboring Loudoun County — to allow up to about 3.8 million square feet of office space along with supporting hotel and retail. "That was the site that we, in Fairfax County, had hoped to attract the Amazon HQ2, so when that opportunity was out there, we decided to amend the comprehensive plan in a way that would make it more attractive to Amazon, or actually any large organization that’s looking for a new headquarters site," said Supervisor John Foust, D-Dranesville.
were some of the most-held names by U.S. hedge funds in the third quarter, according to a list compiled by WalletHub. 1. Microsoft has risen 26.95% year to date. It's the company's cloud business that continues to have the brightest outlook, David Miller, chief investment officer of Catalyst Funds told TheStreet.
As of December 11, Apple stock has lost about 25.3% sequentially compared to a 9.5% and 12.1% drop seen in the S&P 500 Index (SPY) and the NASDAQ Composite Index (QQQ), respectively. On December 12, Apple seems to be on a recovery path. At 10:11 AM EST, Apple was trading at $171.03 with 1.4% gains.
Has President Trump Lost His Mojo to Lift Markets? President Trump’s tweets have impacted markets’ price action in 2018. Lately, markets (QQQ) have reacted sharply to some of President Trump’s tweets. Stocks fell sharply after President Trump’s “tariff man” tweet.
Dec.12 -- Apple Inc.'s suppliers are reportedly considering a shift in production away from China if tariffs on U.S. imports rise to 25 percent. Bloomberg's Mark Gurman reports on "Bloomberg Markets: European Close."