Apple Inc. (AAPL)

444.45
NASDAQ
Prev Close 454.79
Day Low/High 441.17 / 454.70
52 Wk Low/High 193.82 / 457.65
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 4275.63B
Market Cap 1944.52B
P/E Ratio 33.38
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

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Would You Take a Look at Apple!

Would You Take a Look at Apple!

I have never seen this stock get quite this crazy in terms of its volatility.

This Too Shall Pass!

Early futures weakness followed by a steady recovery and advance has been a feature of the markets during the advance.  As of 6:30 am S&P futures are -18 handles and Nasdaq futures are -60 handles.  Wake up Robinhood, wake up ETFs (and rebalance and...

Deal or No Deal, the Rally Narrows, Trump's Pen, Debating Datadog: Market Recon

Deal or No Deal, the Rally Narrows, Trump's Pen, Debating Datadog: Market Recon

It would be better if Jobs Day became Deal Day, and can Congress get its act together before the president acts instead?

The Market Continues to Defy Logic

The Market Continues to Defy Logic

The indexes ramped higher yet again and were primarily driven by Apple and Facebook.

Kass: Now Everybody's Doing It

Kass: Now Everybody's Doing It

Here we go, look who's asking about stocks.

This Is Narrower Action and That's a Warning Sign

This Is Narrower Action and That's a Warning Sign

The action does feel a little tired and more forced but there still isn't any real shift in the price action.

Birds Do It, Bees Do It... Even Educated Fleas Do It

* History rhymes "When the little blue clock in the middle of his work Sings a song to the moon up above It is nature that's all Simply telling us to fall in love And that's why birds do it Bees do it Even educated fleas do it Let's do it, let's fal...

From the Street of Dreams

Bank of America has downgraded Apple this morning. It sees higher effective corporate tax rates and lower gross margins, among other issues.  

Housekeeping Items

Over the last hour I decided to cover all of my individual short equity positions, with the exception of a very small position in Apple (as I want to be continually reminded of what an idiot I was!) and a medium-sized short position in Caterpillar ....

Do You Have the Right Mindset to Navigate This Market Effectively?

Do You Have the Right Mindset to Navigate This Market Effectively?

Those anticipating disaster have been doing so for weeks or even months and have lost out on a huge amount of gains while they wait.

Stop Asking How Long This Will Last; Just Enjoy the Ride Up

Stop Asking How Long This Will Last; Just Enjoy the Ride Up

I plan on riding this trend to the bitter end -- and piling on profits earned along the way.

Kass: The Evolution of Market Structure Is Underappreciated

Kass: The Evolution of Market Structure Is Underappreciated

The icing to the market's cake has been monetary and fiscal stimulus.

Bitcoin and Biotech on My Mind as Defiant Bears Get Crushed

Bitcoin and Biotech on My Mind as Defiant Bears Get Crushed

Liquidity, FOMO and a short squeeze are driving market action.

Changing Market Structure and the Lack of Discretionary Trading Is Helping to Move Markets Higher

* "Buyers live higher, sellers live lower" * With so much systemic buying and little discretionary buying - speculation and large price moves have become more commonplace * How Robinhood is at the core of speculation and why their impact is consider...

FANG's Earnings Season

On July 8th I wrote about the prospects for the upcoming earnings season where I expected some beats from companies that were aided by the "stay at home" factor but that the best would likely be behind some of these companies:  Next week earnings se...

August Feels Dangerous, but There Still Are Stocks to Target

August Feels Dangerous, but There Still Are Stocks to Target

Among the companies that seem to be managing the challenges of 2020 quite well is Pluralsight Inc.

TikTok Stokes Trump's Nationalistic Fervor for No Good Reason

TikTok Stokes Trump's Nationalistic Fervor for No Good Reason

Are U.S. politicians really rocking to Lil Uzi Vert's Futsal Shuffle, and worried their efforts will fall into Chinese hands?

The Book of Boockvar

"The most common cause of low prices is pessimism - some times pervasive, some times specific to a company or industry. We want to do business in such an environment, not because we like pessimism but because we like the prices it produces. It's opt...

Ozzy and I Don't Know, Hare-Raising Tale, Enter the Dog Days: Market Recon

Ozzy and I Don't Know, Hare-Raising Tale, Enter the Dog Days: Market Recon

Plus, Russia could provide a real-time clinical trial of a coronavirus vaccine.

A Narrowing Market: Big Caps Drive the Top, Speculative Junk the Bottom

A Narrowing Market: Big Caps Drive the Top, Speculative Junk the Bottom

In the vast middle, there is a mishmash of action and rotation.

'Sell the News' Sellers Are Sold Out by Apple Buyers

'Sell the News' Sellers Are Sold Out by Apple Buyers

This market simply has no fear of staying with the big-cap tech names that have been leaders for so long.

As July Comes to a Close, How'd We Do?

In less than an hour we will end the week, which also shuts the book on July - are we really one-third of the way through the current quarter already?  Despite the mixed performance this week that saw the Dow trade off modestly, the S&P 500 inch hig...

I Want This Electric Vehicle SPAC and I Want It Now!

I Want This Electric Vehicle SPAC and I Want It Now!

I'm a buyer of Spartan Energy Acquisition, but with a patience level beyond Veruca Salt.

Who'll Win the Arm Holding Chip Business?

Reports suggest Nvidia is in advanced talks with SoftBank to acquire its Arm Holdings chip business, which is already poised to see its considerable industry position bolstered given key partner Apple's recently announced custom silicon for its Macs...

Let's Not Overlook AbbVie's Q2 Beat

Let's Not Overlook AbbVie's Q2 Beat

There is no thought of selling here and now, even with politicized pressure on the industry.

Back-to-School Shopping Winners

Personal Income in June dropped 1.1%, more than the expected 0.5% decline. This will add to the concerns I shared earlier about the consumer's ability to spend during what is normally the Back-to-School shopping season as economic stimulus payments ...

3 Covid-Proof Plays Not Named Amazon or Apple

3 Covid-Proof Plays Not Named Amazon or Apple

Tutor Perini, Beazer Homes and Alexion Pharmaceuticals all turned in solid results in the face of the pandemic.