219.31 0.00 (0.00%)
After hours: 4:11PM EDT
|Bid||219.66 x 900|
|Ask||219.67 x 800|
|Day's Range||217.43 - 221.26|
|52 Week Range||150.24 - 233.47|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.27|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||19.87|
|Earnings Date||Nov 1, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||2.92 (1.35%)|
|1y Target Est||238.93|
Let's check out the Yahoo Finance charts of the day. Up first Paypal (PYPL): Shares up at 9.1%. The payments services company beat on earnings and revenue. It's Venmo unit also announced an integration deal with American Express. Up next - Tesla (TSLA): Shares are up at .52% here right now.. The electric car maker got a bullish note from Adam Jonas over at Morgan Stanley, who expects Tesla to offer strong guidance when it reports Q3 results. And Apple (AAPL): Shares are up here at 1.9% in midday trade. Analyst Dan Niles at his new firm Wedbush securities is the newest big bull on Apple, slapping an outperform rating and a 12-month price target of $310, which would be a 40% rise from current levels. For more on today's big stock movers check out the Final Round, live at 3:30 p.m. ET, right here on Yahoo Finance.
Apple will surge 40% in the next 12 months, according to Dan Ives of Wedbush.
American Express, PayPal, Ford, Apple and Tesla are the companies to watch.
PlayStation Vue, Sony's sneakily growing video service, has earned the distinct honor of being the first streaming TV provider to be integrated into Apple's TV app. Subscribers will now be able to watch live and on-demand content through the TV app on Apple TV, iPhone and iPad, instead of only in the PS Vue app. The new support runs through Apple's TV guide-like aggregator that brings in videos from different providers into a single, unified platform.
Procter & Gamble, PayPal and Dentsply Sirona staked out early leads Friday as a rebounding market looked to stem its three-week decline.
Among IBD's 197 stock groups, soap, personal care and oil stocks were the day's top performers as the indexes retook their 200-day moving averages.
Tech stocks rebounded Friday amid a number of strong earnings results. Apple jumped on bullish analyst commentary.
Though down sharply from a big early gain, the Dow Jones industrial average continued to lead Friday as Procter & Gamble and American Express jumped.
Blue chips were among the best performers Friday as major stock indexes rebounded after Thursday's sell-off. Procter & Gamble and AmEx led the Dow higher.
Citizens Financial is one of the few regional banks with a growing loan portfolio. A deal with Apple is only one of the reasons.
Apple has been a stellar stock to own in 2018, rallying almost 32% on a total returns basis since the calendar flipped to January. Compare that against around a 5.96% total return in the rest of the S&P 500, and Apple's outperformance becomes all the more impressive. Apple's price leadership extends to the longer-term, where Apple's relative strength line (at the bottom of the chart above) has been making a series of higher highs and lows that signals Apple's systematic outperformance vs. the rest of the stock market.
Apple CEO Tim Cook, interviewed for a BuzzFeed News article published today (Oct. 19), categorically denies that the company was the victim of any spying from Chinese authorities. Earlier this month, Bloomberg ran a cover story (paywall) alleging that Apple, Amazon, and around 30 other major technology and banking companies had bought servers built in…
Dan Ives of Wedbush Securities initiated coverage of Apple with an outperform rating and a 12-month price target of $310, higher than any other analyst on Wall Street. Services are the "linchpin" to Apple's growth, Ives says. Strong Chinese demand and a growing services business are critical on Apple AAPL 's "yellow brick road" to a $1.5 trillion market cap, which Wedbush Securities analyst Dan Ives said is more than possible.
Tech vet Dan Ives expects Apple to generate unit sales at 350 million over the next 12 to 18 months, compared to the consensus at 220 million.