Apple Inc. (AAPL)

114.10
0.86 0.75
NASDAQ
Prev Close 114.96
Open 114.55
Day Low/High 113.57 / 115.31
52 Wk Low/High 53.15 / 137.98
Volume 98.74M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 17337.34B
Market Cap 1946.64B
P/E Ratio 34.02
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Let's Unlock a Tesla Play

Let's Unlock a Tesla Play

Whether or not TSLA is the key to this market, I see a tug-of-war in the company's shares that can be used to your advantage with this technique.

What Just Happened in the Market? Let Me Explain

What Just Happened in the Market? Let Me Explain

As the startling slide on Nasdaq continues -- despite better-than-expected jobs numbers -- let's look at what's really going on and how to position yourself.

Matching Downside Protection With Upside Potential in Akebia Therapeutics

Matching Downside Protection With Upside Potential in Akebia Therapeutics

This covered call strategy is an effective way to navigate an overbought market.

Frothy Momentum Ends Abruptly but Technical Conditions Remain Positive

Frothy Momentum Ends Abruptly but Technical Conditions Remain Positive

The correction on Thursday was overdue; the issue now is whether rotational action into some new leadership will develop.

Run, Forrest, Run, Rotation Notations, Overreacting to Fauci: Market Recon

Run, Forrest, Run, Rotation Notations, Overreacting to Fauci: Market Recon

Plus, picking up dinged shares among Thursday's wreckage in the tech sector.

Correcting the Excesses

Correcting the Excesses

What happened Thursday was that the extremely overbought big-cap technology stocks finally shed a bit.

Jim Cramer: There's No Bottom Yet

Jim Cramer: There's No Bottom Yet

Let's wait and watch what the newbies do, but for now all the price tags had been raised so much that this action hasn't made a difference.

You Still Can't Hold a Candle to Buffett

You Still Can't Hold a Candle to Buffett

But despite my great respect for the Oracle and BRK's strong chance of a come back from 2020's setbacks, I never owned Berkshire stock. Here's why.

Daily Affirmations With Dougie Kass: On Risk Happens Fast

"I am going to write a good Diary on Real Money Pro today... and I am going to help people. Because I am good enough, I am smart enough and doggone it, people like me." -- Daily Affirmations with Dougie Kass Today's Affirmations is about risk happen...

Adding to Net Short Exposure

I have moved back up from medium sized to large sized in my and shorts (that was quick!).   As mentioned earlier, I added to my Apple   and Tesla shorts this morning (I previously added to Tesla in the last two days).  Flexibility, thank you Stan Dr...

Did I Have My Stan Druckenmiller Moment Wednesday?

* Self-effacing, charitable, direct, competitive, smart and honest -- I admire Druck more than almost any investment manager I have met over my four decades of investing. * Was the covering of a portion of my index shorts Wednesday my "Druckenmiller...

Waves of Buying, Above-Average Indices, Vaccine Mania: Market Recon

Waves of Buying, Above-Average Indices, Vaccine Mania: Market Recon

Plus, reading tea leaves in the recent action in Apple and Salesforce.com.

Market Hiccup Shows Challenges Facing Traders, Investors

Market Hiccup Shows Challenges Facing Traders, Investors

This can't go on forever, but failing to take advantage of the current action would be a mistake.

Why Investing in Tesla Is a Bit Like Texas Hold 'Em Poker

Why Investing in Tesla Is a Bit Like Texas Hold 'Em Poker

I'm essentially out of anything meaningful here. I'm not equipped for the players at the table now.

The Price Action Refuses to Relent

The Price Action Refuses to Relent

There still are no major warning signs that a turn is about to occur.

Coffee Talk

Questions to discuss in the Comments Section: Apple (short) was my Trade of the Week.  Berkshire Hathaway is sitting on a more than a $70 billion unrealized gain in Apple. While Warren hates to pay taxes, suppose Berkshire announces that it is parin...

Nvidia's Advance Continues, Here's How to Trade the Stock

Nvidia's Advance Continues, Here's How to Trade the Stock

The response to GeForce has been overwhelmingly positive.

Sold Short More Apple

Sold short some more Apple on the +$4 gap in premarket trading.

The Race to Keep Pace With a Runaway Market

The Race to Keep Pace With a Runaway Market

Stay focused on your individual stocks and manage them closely.

Market Momentum Moves Ahead

Market Momentum Moves Ahead

Apple paves the way as pessimists were expecting a reversal that isn't happening.

Vertical AAPL

Speaking of parabolic, Apple joins the Nasdaq in an almost vertical move: I have added to my Apple short at $134.10 this afternoon.

The Rubber Band Is Beginning to Break: Here's the Trade

The Rubber Band Is Beginning to Break: Here's the Trade

We are within days of QQQ taking a dive.

The Weak Breadth Has Been Quite Misleading

The Weak Breadth Has Been Quite Misleading

What's most interesting about this market is how market players continue to hunt for entries despite all the warnings and negativity.

Even if the Nasdaq Is in a Bubble It's Likely to Last Longer Than Many Expect

Even if the Nasdaq Is in a Bubble It's Likely to Last Longer Than Many Expect

The narrowness of the trading action may actually be more of a positive than a negative.

Just Maybe...

Maybe, if I pray every night You'll come back to me. Maybe, if I cry everyday You'll come back to stay. Ohhhh, maybe... - The Chantals, Maybe   The market exhibited some modest vulnerability late in the day:   The same old divergences and decoupling...

Spectacles Aside, Little Changes on the Market

Spectacles Aside, Little Changes on the Market

Splits by AAPL and TSLA and the Dow's rebalancing lead to little change in the market action.

Warren Buffett Shows Investors That Nothing Lasts Forever

Warren Buffett Shows Investors That Nothing Lasts Forever

With the $6 billion Japanese deal, Buffett, now 90, hasn't stayed away from venturing outside of America.

How Do Apple and Tesla Look After Their Stock Splits?

How Do Apple and Tesla Look After Their Stock Splits?

Let's take a post-split view of both stocks.

I Still Don't See a Shift in the Market's Character

I Still Don't See a Shift in the Market's Character

Market players aren't dumping stocks, they are just looking for better opportunities.

Trade of The Week - Short Apple ($128.35, post split)

* Shorting Apple (again) in pre-market  Despite the remarkable lack of success I have had shorting Apple over the last few years - I am, nonetheless, trying again this morning.  I have raised my AAPL short from tag ends to small in the pre-market ba...