220.50 -0.15 (-0.07%)
After hours: 7:30PM EDT
|Bid||220.60 x 800|
|Ask||220.73 x 800|
|Day's range||219.31 - 223.36|
|52-week range||150.24 - 233.47|
|Beta (3Y monthly)||1.27|
|PE ratio (TTM)||19.99|
|Earnings date||1 Nov 2018|
|Forward dividend & yield||2.92 (1.33%)|
|1y target est||238.93|
There could be an (AMZN)-style advertising business sitting inside (AAPL) (ticker: AAPL). “Within just the last 2 years, Amazon’s (AMZN) $4 billion-$5 billion ad business has arguably become the third most significant driver for the stock—a remarkable transformation, considering that this ad business was effectively invisible to investors until last year,” Sacconaghi wrote Monday. “Along similar lines (albeit to a lesser scale), we suspect that Apple’s (AAPL) ad business could ultimately reinforce the investor narrative of Apple’s high-margin Services growth, which remains one of the key bull theses for the stock,” he wrote.
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Stock futures: It's still a market correction, and more top stocks undercut their 50-day line last week, including Apple, AMD and Boeing.
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The Section 232 steel and aluminum tariffs have already led to higher input costs for several companies and some like the Coca-Cola Company (KO) have announced price hikes, citing tariffs as one of the reasons. Others like Apple (AAPL) and Walmart (WMT) have warned that they might increase prices if tariffs are imposed on Chinese goods. To be sure, Trump provided a little hope to markets by announcing a less-than-expected 10% tariff on Chinese goods last month.
Vietnam saw manufacturing inflows jump 18 percent in the first nine months of 2018, driven by investments including a $1.2 billion polypropylene production project by South Korea’s Hyosung Corp., according to a Maybank Kim Eng Research Pte. note on Monday. In January through July, Thailand’s net FDI rose 53 percent from a year earlier to $7.6 billion, with manufacturing inflows surging almost five times, according to central bank data. In the Philippines, net FDI into manufacturing surged to $861 million in the same period from $144 million a year earlier.
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Though down sharply from a big early gain, the Dow Jones industrial average continued to lead Friday as Procter & Gamble and American Express jumped.
Blue chips were among the best performers Friday as major stock indexes rebounded after Thursday's sell-off. Procter & Gamble and AmEx led the Dow higher.