Apple Inc. (AAPL)

319.00
5.95 1.83
NASDAQ : Electronic Technology
Prev Close 324.95
Open 315.36
Day Low/High 314.61 / 319.75
52 Wk Low/High 169.49 / 327.85
Volume 37.86M
Avg Volume 28.66M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 4.38B
Market Cap 1421.81B
EPS 12.00
P/E Ratio 25.59
Div & Yield 3.08 (0.94%)
Apple Traders and Investors Must Decide What Time Frame They're Focused On

Apple Traders and Investors Must Decide What Time Frame They're Focused On

Some short-term traders may be sellers of Apple based on its charts, but it is hard to make the technical case for a meaningful correction or pullback.

It's Still a Neighborly Day in this Beautywood

* But... "It's a beautiful day in this neighborhood A beautiful day for a neighbor Would you be mine? Could you be mine?" - Fred Rogers, Won't You Be My Neighbor? Mid last week I raised my net short exposure to medium-sized. (I further reduced some ...

The Market Is Still Complacent on Coronavirus News

The Market Is Still Complacent on Coronavirus News

The market's resilience in the face of such an ugly threat has many market players trying to find ways to reconcile the movement with the news flow.

Challenge for Investors: Balancing the Price Action Against the News

Challenge for Investors: Balancing the Price Action Against the News

We have to wonder which will change first.

The Battle Over 5G

Shares of mobile infrastructure companies Ericsson and Nokia are catching a bid this morning for a different reason tied to 5G than you might initially think. Yes, so far this earnings season we've received a number of comments that point to the 5G ...

Foxconn China Factories Update

Foxconn, one of the key assemblers for Apple's  iPhone, announced it will gradually restart operations at factories in China next week but it could take one to two weeks from Feb. 10 to resume full production following the coronavirus outbreak.

Friday Morning Update

Good morning and welcome to this Friday edition of Doug's Daily Diary! I'm Chris Versace, and I will once again be sitting in for Doug. We've got a number of earnings reports to be had this morning, including Canada Goose , CNH Industrial   and a fe...

China Is a Major Wild Card for Qualcomm as Its 5G Chip Sales Surge

China Is a Major Wild Card for Qualcomm as Its 5G Chip Sales Surge

Qualcomm's 5G modem and RF chip sales are set to grow strongly this quarter. But a few different Chinese issues are acting as overhangs.

With Qualcomm, It's Complicated

With Qualcomm, It's Complicated

Despite a beat in earnings and other promising prospects such as 5G tech, QCOM faces coronavirus concerns and a tangle with EU regulators.

Getting Shorter This Morning

As mentioned in my Diary, if liquidity (of a central bankers kind) is the straw that stirs the market's drink - investors may be off sides in not weighing some (gaining) evidence that both the Federal Reserve and the ECB might be more hawkish than t...

The Market Is Too Extended to Aggressively Chase but Too Strong to Short or Sell

The Market Is Too Extended to Aggressively Chase but Too Strong to Short or Sell

Most notable on my screens today is the action in Twitter.

I'm Not Really Sure of Anything Regarding Tesla's Stock These Days

I'm Not Really Sure of Anything Regarding Tesla's Stock These Days

The shares remain wildly overvalued and you should not buy them.

Net Short Exposure

I have added to my net short exposure today: * Shorted  at $334.25 in pre-market. * Shorted at $323.27 in pre-market.

Disney+ Is Off to a Strong Start, But Netflix Is Holding Up Well

Disney+ Is Off to a Strong Start, But Netflix Is Holding Up Well

Disney made a number of encouraging disclosures about Disney+ on Tuesday. But Netflix's subscriber growth still looks pretty solid.

Waiting for Disney to Come Down to Earth

Waiting for Disney to Come Down to Earth

As everyone watches direct to consumer and international -- as well as the cost of the coronavirus -- here's where I want to see DIS before buying.

Medium-Sized Short Apple Now

I added to my Apple short at $323 this morning.

A Two-Day Rally in Chinese Markets That Can't Be Believed

A Two-Day Rally in Chinese Markets That Can't Be Believed

Investors in Asia appear to be clinging to the hopes of stimulus flooding China's markets. But with one-third of WARS cases outside the epicenter, the new coronavirus threatens to get out of control.

Let's Unpack Tuesday's Rally -- and Some Parabolic Moves

Let's Unpack Tuesday's Rally -- and Some Parabolic Moves

Breadth improved -- somewhat -- but while everyone was yapping about Tesla, did you see what's happening with Microsoft?

Jim Cramer: During This Relief Rally, I Have My Reservations

Jim Cramer: During This Relief Rally, I Have My Reservations

Many now feel we will make it through this epidemic better than we thought we would just a few short days ago, but...

Itching to Short Tesla? Here's How I'd Do It If I Wanted to Do It

Itching to Short Tesla? Here's How I'd Do It If I Wanted to Do It

Enjoy the run, but don't get caught holding the bag.

More APPL, SPY

I have added to my Apple and shorts at $318 and $329.45, respectively.

Exactly What's Going On Here? Markets Soar, Disastrous Democratic Iowa Primary, and Tesla's Unrelenting, Unhealthy Surge

I wanted to repost my opener as it was published very early this morning (and some have missed it): * S&P stock futures are gapping much, much higher * Iowa's Democratic disastrous primary "non-results" are still delayed - so, it's on to New Hampshi...

Short AAPL, SPY

I reestablished shorts in Apple and Spyders at $315.30 and $328.60, respectively. Back to small net short.  

Exactly What's Going On Here? Markets Soar, Disastrous Democratic Iowa Primary, and Tesla's Unrelenting, Unhealthy Surge

* S&P stock futures are gapping much, much higher * Iowa's Democratic disastrous primary "non-results" are still delayed - so, it's on to New Hampshire? * Telsa's shares are trading over $800/share this morning (look for an equity or convertible off...

My Takeaways on a Tough Trading Day

My contention is that it is a tough and "newsy" market to trade in: * Breadth deteriorated throughout the day -- ending less than two-to-one positive. * Bonds were unchanged. The 10 year U.S. note ended the day at 1.525%. * Crude oil broke the $50/b...

Take Advantage of Nordstrom's Pricing Here

Take Advantage of Nordstrom's Pricing Here

The stock has been pummeled along with the rest of retail, but things are not that bad.

Dead Cat Bounce or Something Sustainable?

Dead Cat Bounce or Something Sustainable?

The longer that the market can stay in positive territory then the more likely that more buyers will enter.

Coronavirus Triggers a Buying Opportunity

Coronavirus Triggers a Buying Opportunity

My first trading move in February will be to do some buy-write orders Monday using just out of the money call options on the Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF.

Apple's Problem Is Not an Interruption in Chinese Retail Sales…It's a Possible Interruption in the Supply Chain

The shares of Apple declined dramatically on Friday. Over the weekend the company announced that all of its Chinese retail stores will be closed for about a week period. That will not be a bona fide problem for Apple - as it will only defer and push...

Coronavirus Continues to Slow Economic Activity, Trading 7 Stocks: Market Recon

Coronavirus Continues to Slow Economic Activity, Trading 7 Stocks: Market Recon

How will Chinese demand for goods and services as well as dramatically reduced Chinese production impact U.S. corporate performance?