Apple Inc. (AAPL)

203.86
0.73 0.36
NASDAQ
Prev Close 203.13
Open 203.12
Day Low/High 202.52 / 204.15
52 Wk Low/High 142.00 / 233.47
Volume 24.20M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 4715.28B
Market Cap 957.81B
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
China Trade Talks, Fed's Bullard, GDP, Trading DIS, Lyft's IPO: Market Recon

China Trade Talks, Fed's Bullard, GDP, Trading DIS, Lyft's IPO: Market Recon

As a trader, I very well may participate in Lyft stock. As an investor? No thank you.

Jim Cramer: The Apple Card Could Be Transformative for AAPL and Goldman Sachs

Jim Cramer: The Apple Card Could Be Transformative for AAPL and Goldman Sachs

In a Dickensian twist, both AAPL and GS could get a big boost from analysts' Low Expectations on the Apple Card.

Zoom's Rapid Growth and Budding Profits Point to a Strong IPO -- Tech Check

Zoom's Rapid Growth and Budding Profits Point to a Strong IPO -- Tech Check

The videoconferencing software firm recorded triple-digit growth during its last fiscal year, and it still has a lot of room to grow its sales at Fortune 500-type firms.

My Positioning

I have been relatively quiet over the trading sessions this week -- but it has been a profitable period. We made two trades (from the short side) on Apple and expanded our Index shorts (and took some profits in the short). I have been adding to a re...

Samsung Warning Should Sour International Investors on Seoul and Taipei

Samsung Warning Should Sour International Investors on Seoul and Taipei

The tech giant makes up such a large part of the Korean stock index that its woes can't help but be a drag on the market as a whole.

Small-Caps Come Back

Small-Caps Come Back

Tuesday's trading saw a shift in action as small-caps outperformed for the first time in a month.

Could Apple Eye Acquisitions to Accelerate Services Segment? We Have Some Ideas

Could Apple Eye Acquisitions to Accelerate Services Segment? We Have Some Ideas

Apple shares could use another jolt. A blockbuster buyout would certainly do the trick.

Tuesday Was a Clear Victory for the Bulls

Tuesday Was a Clear Victory for the Bulls

The action could have been better, but there seems to be a good amount of capital still looking for a place to go.

Short Recap

Though the market recovered well off its lows, it closed well off its highs! My Apple short was the world's fair and a downside feature of the day. Thanks for reading my Diary. I hope it was value added. Enjoy the evening.

Housekeeping Item

I just took half (at a price of under $189) of my profit in this morning's Apple short (at $192) for a gain of $3/share. Back down to tag ends.

Apple's Grand Ambitions Face Healthy Skepticism

Apple's Grand Ambitions Face Healthy Skepticism

Apple hasn't answered all of its critics after Monday's presentation.

Today's Trades (and Observations)

* I plan to continue to short all gaps higher While month end lies ahead (in only a few days), I don't view today's action as too sporty and sustainable: * Both the S&P and Russell Index appear about to drop below their opening prints - the has alre...

Apple's Key to Future Success: Hardware-Services Synergies

Apple's Key to Future Success: Hardware-Services Synergies

While consumers may be fickle when it comes to gadgetry, they change credit cards and banks infrequently.

Trading Short in Apple

I have reestablished my trading short in Apple at $192. Yesterday I opportunistically covered my short at $187.50. As mentioned, I often trade around my short positions - some of which are trades.

Analysts Are Finally Applauding Apple's Services Story

Analysts Are Finally Applauding Apple's Services Story

Apple investors have a lot to digest on Tuesday morning, but the vibe is veering positively for once.

Use Caution on Small-Caps, Plus Apple, Tesla and McDonald's: Market Recon

Use Caution on Small-Caps, Plus Apple, Tesla and McDonald's: Market Recon

Equity markets marked time on Monday, mostly on light volume.

Market Changes Mind About Growth Concerns and Yield Curve Worries

Market Changes Mind About Growth Concerns and Yield Curve Worries

Growth fears have eased, the inverted yield curve issue is set aside, China trade will be an issue again soon and market players are looking to put cash to work.

At the Bandstand

Here are today's key observations: * Bonds continued to rise in price and sell off in yield. The 10-year U.S. note yield dropped by another five basis points and is now slightly below 2.40%. My long standing and contrarian target of 2.25% is close a...

Bears Unable to Build Momentum Off Yield Curve Issue

Bears Unable to Build Momentum Off Yield Curve Issue

At this juncture the action is looking like nothing more than a routine pullback of an extended market.

Jim Cramer: Blockbuster Ideas That I Know Would Move Apple's Needle

Jim Cramer: Blockbuster Ideas That I Know Would Move Apple's Needle

What would the people who help determine AAPL's stock price really want?

I'm Not Seeing Much Excitement in the Apple Event

I'm Not Seeing Much Excitement in the Apple Event

This market needed something to distract it from the inverted yield issue and deteriorating technical conditions, and AAPL is not going to provide it.

Will Analysts Now Jump Behind Apple?

Will Analysts Now Jump Behind Apple?

AAPL may have to do a little reinventing here.

The Next Few Apple Pullbacks Should Be Bought

The Next Few Apple Pullbacks Should Be Bought

For now, the upside is in favor, even if the stock pulls in a bit.

Apple Is Going to Drive Overall Market Direction Today

Apple Is Going to Drive Overall Market Direction Today

We have to wait for APPL's 1:00 pm ET event before we have a better feel where things are headed.

Trading Apple

Even though Apple is way up in the last two months - and I have been trading it actively on almost a daily basis - it is down by nearly $10/share from Thursday's trading session. I just took off my very small Apple short just now at $187.50. I plan ...

Market Evolution, China Trade, Copper Pricing, Apple Event: Market Recon

Market Evolution, China Trade, Copper Pricing, Apple Event: Market Recon

With the Mueller cloud removed from the most pro-business administration in recent U.S. history, the focus should simply be found in these two words...what now?

Apple Is Our Stock of the Day

* Trade Apple , don't own it I have a small short trading rental in Apple. For a month, I have been trading actively, day trading from the short side (particularly) over the last week. If it was not for Friday's price reversal, I would have expected...

Warren Buffett, Book Value and How to Value Berkshire Hathaway

Warren Buffett, Book Value and How to Value Berkshire Hathaway

Does Berkshire Hathaway still offer value for investors?

Apple's Negotiating Leverage Could Help its New Services Pay Off -- Tech Check

Apple's Negotiating Leverage Could Help its New Services Pay Off -- Tech Check

The company has reportedly been seeking large revenue cuts for some of the new services it's expected to unveil on Monday, and also reportedly has aggressive bundling plans.

This 'Panic' Is Way Overdone: Fade It

This 'Panic' Is Way Overdone: Fade It

Yes, the yield curve inverted, but it is NOT the same as in years past.