Apple Inc. (AAPL)

148.68
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NASDAQ
Prev Close 149.03
Open 148.44
Day Low/High 147.22 / 148.97
52 Wk Low/High 103.10 / 157.26
Volume 67.89M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 16530.17B
Market Cap 2448.45B
P/E Ratio 42.40
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
4 Day Winning Streak, Delta Infection Curve, What's Not Priced In, Afghanistan

4 Day Winning Streak, Delta Infection Curve, What's Not Priced In, Afghanistan

One cannot say that the financial marketplace is completely disrespecting or indifferent to what Fed Chair Powell may signal.

With Indices at Record Highs, Why Aren't Your Stocks and Mine?

With Indices at Record Highs, Why Aren't Your Stocks and Mine?

It's likely because you hold at least a smattering of small-caps, which are out of favor right now, but that worm soon could turn.

4 Takeaways From an Eventful Tech Earnings Season

4 Takeaways From an Eventful Tech Earnings Season

Some pandemic beneficiaries are seeing growth slow down. But secular and/or cyclical trends remain strong for many other tech names.

A Viacom Acquisition May Be Delayed Until Late 2022

* I continue to be of the view that in a setting of accelerating industry consolidation, Viacom/CBS is an extraordinarily valuable media franchise * This week's announcement of a European streaming deal between Comcast and Viacom may very well incre...

Jim Cramer: These Firms Can Put Through a Price Increase and It Doesn't Matter

Jim Cramer: These Firms Can Put Through a Price Increase and It Doesn't Matter

When you think of what's working ask yourself if you would be sensitive to a price increase or not. The ones you are not? Go buy their stocks.

Discretion Is the Better Part of Valor

I just sold my short dated ViacomCBS calls into the ramp today. I am not a fan of directional call buying and felt uncomfortable paying the relatively large premium. It is my continued view that a technology company will ultimately buy ViacomCBS and...

We've Got a Big Barrel of Apple

We've Got a Big Barrel of Apple

Let's see how to cut a trade in AAPL as the volume in options expiring Friday and later this month is huge.

Resilience? Stagflation Signs, Nvidia Action, Fed Hawks on Deck, Booster Rockets

Resilience? Stagflation Signs, Nvidia Action, Fed Hawks on Deck, Booster Rockets

A wall of liquidity seems to absorb every dip. But there are also enough reasons to be ever vigilant.

Good Trading Conditions Continue in a Slow Market

Good Trading Conditions Continue in a Slow Market

The easiest mistake to make in this market is to try too hard to predict overall market direction.

We Are at the Fork in the Investment Road - Sell Stocks... Now

* This morning's opener provides an explanation as to why I have been bolstering my net short exposure * Policy errors may now require bold investment decisions * The wisdom of Stan Druckenmiller (who is short the U.S. dollar and Fixed Income, long ...

Covering Apple

I just covered most of my Apple short rental.

Quarterly Expectations Challenged

The constituent companies included in the top heavy large tech exposure of the Nasdaq have recently and clearly exhibited a demand pull forward that makes revenue and earnings expectations a challenge in the quarters ahead.  The market is littered w...

Square's Most Significant Opportunity Is Still in Mobile Payments

Square's Most Significant Opportunity Is Still in Mobile Payments

For investors, mobile payments could represent a chance to get in early on a trend that is likely to accelerate in the future.

Jim Cramer: Ignore Delta's Risk? Not on My 'WATCH'

Jim Cramer: Ignore Delta's Risk? Not on My 'WATCH'

Here are the stocks to watch as the pandemic throws us a curve-ball.

Apple Short

I added to my Apple short at $147.16 just now.

More Short Adds

Adding to , and shorts now. See opener, here.

Market on Eggshells, Masking Up, ISM, Pfizer and Moderna Just Getting Started

Market on Eggshells, Masking Up, ISM, Pfizer and Moderna Just Getting Started

Doesn't the Fed now have to taper asset purchases simply to avoid becoming an even greater force in these markets?

Monday Morning Trades

In a real attempt to be transparent - here are my trades from this morning with today's cost basis in parentheses:   * Short ($440.99) * Short ($366.57) * Short ($36.60) * Short ($383.70) * Short ($98.19) * Short ($260.71) * Short ($711.32) * Short ...

My Premarket Trades

* Shorted more ($146.90) * Initiated a short in ($35.87) * Added to small short ($366.57) * Added to small short ($440.99)

Kass: Will the Robinhood IPO Represent the Stock Market Top?

Kass: Will the Robinhood IPO Represent the Stock Market Top?

When we combine the poorly placed HOOD IPO with the startling miss and guidance markdown in Amazon, the stage seems to be set for a correction.

The 2 Steps to Trading Success

The 2 Steps to Trading Success

Good money management is such a powerful tool that traders should be able to make money even when stock selection is entirely random.

Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Google and Microsoft's Earnings: What Stood Out

Apple, Amazon, Facebook, Google and Microsoft's Earnings: What Stood Out

There were positive earnings call takeaways for AWS, YouTube and Microsoft Dynamics, among other businesses.

Will the Robinhood IPO Represent the (Stock Market) Top - Just as the April Coinbase Direct Listing Marked the Peak in Cryptocurrency Prices?

* History rhymes * But this time Robinhood stole from both the rich and the poor * The Robinhood IPO reminds us of the previous April 2021 direct listing of Coinbase (top in cryptocurrency prices) and the LaBranche IPO (top in the markets) in July 1...

A Peek at Peaking GDP, Amazon Riptide, Message for Anti-Vaxxers, Cliffs Note

A Peek at Peaking GDP, Amazon Riptide, Message for Anti-Vaxxers, Cliffs Note

Plus, we take a deeper dive into the second-quarter GDP numbers.

So Many Excuses for the Mega Caps

So Many Excuses for the Mega Caps

Let's see how in July complacency has returned in full force when it comes to these super stocks.

Jim Cramer: The Biggest Thing That Happened Thursday Was the Boring Stuff

Jim Cramer: The Biggest Thing That Happened Thursday Was the Boring Stuff

No, it wasn't Robinhood or the mega-cap tech companies, it was names we depend on like Carrier Global.

Earnings Watch List

My afternoon list includes:  Amazon Deckers Outdoors Fortinet Skyworks KLA Corp. Pinterest Proofpoint Following quarterly results from Apple , Qualcomm and some others, Skyworks should have a beat and raise quarter as the mix of 5G smartphones conti...

Something to Watch

On a somewhat personal note, I'm watching some Olympic events and have finished streaming "Dr. Death," and I'm looking for another series to watch. Some help in the comments section would be appreciated... Apple's  "Ted Lasso"?

The Good, Weird and Ugly of Facebook

The Good, Weird and Ugly of Facebook

Their earnings were a blowout but it's too dangerous to short the name.

Growth in Apple Services

Spinning out of Apple's consensus crushing June quarter earnings report, new data from Consumer Intelligence Research Partners shows the company's iOS took a 50% share of new smartphone activations for the 12-month period ending in June. That's roug...