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Analysts bullish that 5G and budget iPhones will give Apple very strong 2020

Apple’s share price is more than double what it was this time last year. Cult of Mac asked prominent market-analysis firms to explain this meteoric rise. Several of them listed not just the upcoming

Why Apple’s share price should rise another 50%

If you bought Apple shares on Jan. 9, 2019 then you’ve doubled your money since then. And while Apple certainly had a good year, it’s not done yet. Analysts are predicting big increases in the share

Boom or bust? 2020 Apple stock price predictions are all over the board

One of the most bullish Apple analysts is predicting that the iPhone-maker’s stock price still has plenty of room to rise. Apple shares hit an all-time high of $300 last week and currently trade just

The Day After: Market, Analysts React to L.A.-area Explosion (of Disbelief)

Given what Tesla revealed last night, it seemed appropriate to reference a movie from the early ’80s — an era from which the automaker’s “futuristic” Cybertruck appears to have emerged. Looking like a

Apple will dominate 5G sales in 2020

Apple will beat out Samsung and Huawei in 5G handsets next year, according to a forecast by industry analysts. This despite accusations by some critics that not putting 5G in the iPhone 11 would put

iPhone 11 sales took off like a rocket

The iPhone 11 along with the Pro series reportedly accounted for a sizable chunk of Apple’s August-through-September handset sales, even though they were only available for two weeks during that
Apple’s Q3 2019 earnings call: Wearables and Services make up for the iPhone

Apple’s Q3 2019 earnings call: Wearables and Services make up for the iPhone

Apple's third fiscal quarter covers the year's second calendar quarter, from April's start through June's end. Here's what Apple's CEO and CFO are saying.
The other big winner in Zoom’s IPO? The tired old quarterly earnings call

The other big winner in Zoom’s IPO? The tired old quarterly earnings call

Wall Street has never seen an earnings call like this.

iPhone demand in China is on the rise again

The drop in iPhone sales among Chinese consumers that hurt Apple so much last year is now a thing of the past, according to market analysts. The company saw five straight months of growth in that

Analysts: Recent Automotive Job Cuts Are Just the Beginning

Over the last six months, automakers have announced roughly 38,000 job cuts as part of global restructuring efforts. While such things are typically part of the normal ebb and flow of the industry,

Smart speaker installed base could top 200 million this year

The number of smart speakers like Amazon’s Echo and Apple’s HomePod in use around the world is expected to keep growing strongly for years to come. It could pass 200 million in 2019, and pass 500

App Store downloads fall, but revenues still rise

The number of downloads from Apple’s iOS App Store declined slightly last quarter, according to a report from market analysis firm Morgan Stanley. However, revenue from iOS software is increasing, up

Americans are far more interested in buying iPhone than Android

Americans about to purchase a handset are far more interested in an iPhone than in devices running the rival Android OS, according to a survey done by an industry analysis firm. But the news isn’t all

Upgrade rate slows by 33 percent as we hold onto our iPhones ever longer

The days when people bought a new iPhone every two years are over, according to an industry analyst. In fact, many people are holding on to their handsets for twice that long. That’s bad news for

Apple staffing up its streaming video service

Apple is hiring in its media group devoted to audiovisual media. After digging through the company’s job openings in recent months, an analyst believes these new employees are for the anticipated
Zozo’s CEO is apologizing for the failure of its much-hyped Zozosuit fitting system

Zozo’s CEO is apologizing for the failure of its much-hyped Zozosuit fitting system

The Zozosuit, a skintight black bodysuit covered in white dots, was supposed to be Zozo Inc.’s way of revolutionizing the clothing business. Instead, it’s turning…
Apple’s Q1 2019 earnings call: iPhone revenues fell 15% despite 19% growth elsewhere

Apple’s Q1 2019 earnings call: iPhone revenues fell 15% despite 19% growth elsewhere

Despite strong earnings, Apple sunk its stock last quarter during a conference call by saying it won't disclose unit sales. What will happen this call?

Now is the time to buy Apple stock

If you’ve been thinking about investing in Apple stock, an analyst from Morgan Stanley says this is to time to do so. The price is already low, and not likely to go any lower. There’s been bad news

Apple may hit the brakes on autonomous vehicle program

Apple’s self-driving car development could be headed for a cliff. Maybe. A questionable report from industry analysts says that there are layoffs in this division and the whole project might even be
General Electric’s Stock Surges as a Longtime Bear Suggests the Worst May Be Behind the Company

General Electric’s Stock Surges as a Longtime Bear Suggests the Worst May Be Behind the Company

GE is also selling off a software asset to shift its focus to the internet-of-things market.