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Apple's latest bonds could raise total of $4B in debt from Asia-Pacific region

06/02/2016, 08:06 am

On the heels of news that Apple plans to issue bonds in Taiwan and Australia, a new report alleges that the company could raise as much as $4 billion total from the Asia-Pacific region.

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Apple working on first Taiwanese bond sale, new Australian bond offering

06/01/2016, 09:06 am

Apple is exploring a new bond sale in Australia in light of a successful offering last year, and is also looking at launching its first-ever Taiwanese bonds, a report said on Wednesday.

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Investor George Soros latest to snap up Apple stock as prices reach trough

05/17/2016, 05:05 pm

Following Warren Buffett's surprise investment in Apple, it was recently revealed that billionaire investor George Soros took a position in the iPhone maker, buying up thousands of shares as company stock prices hover at their lowest point in years.

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Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway buys $1B of Apple stock

05/16/2016, 08:05 am

Investor Warren Buffett has taken advantage of Apple's lowest share price in years, as new filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission reveal Berkshire Hathaway now owns 9.81 million shares of the iPhone maker.

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Appaloosa unloads all Apple shares as other hedge funds trim position

05/13/2016, 07:05 pm

Another big investment fund is breaking up with Apple. According to a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing, David Tepper's Appaloosa Management has reduced its position in the iPhone maker to zero, mirroring a recent move by high-profile investor Carl Icahn.

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Alphabet again briefly overtakes Apple as America's most valuable company

05/12/2016, 11:05 am

Shares hit a 52-week low on Thursday, inching below $90 and allowing rival Alphabet, the parent company of Google, to surpass its market capitalization once again -- at least temporarily.

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Apple Inc. shares reach ex-dividend as it gears up to distribute $2.9 billion to shareholders

05/10/2016, 03:05 pm

On May 12, Apple will pay shareholders of record a quarterly dividend of $0.57 per share, but investors must have had settled ownership of the company's stock by Monday May 9 in order to qualify. Apple will pay out $2.9 billion in dividends on its outstanding shares for the quarter.

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Hedge fund manager David Einhorn staying in Apple, sees 'tremendous value'

05/04/2016, 10:05 am

Infamous hedge fund manager David Einhorn, who has previously butted heads with Apple, remains bullish on the iPhone maker despite its recent market plunge, giving the company a vote of confidence during a recent conference call.

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Apple revenue from China forecast to fall 15% this year due to marketwide smartphone slowdown

05/03/2016, 02:05 pm

Apple's revenue from China plummeted 26 percent year over year last quarter, and is projected by Sterne Agee CRT to fall 15 percent in fiscal year 2016, as the entire smartphone market faces struggles in that market.

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Apple stock posts longest losing streak in 18 years

05/02/2016, 10:05 pm

In the aftermath of Apple's disappointing earnings report that brought news of a slowdown in worldwide iPhone sales, the company's stock price dropped for the eighth consecutive day on Monday, a losing streak not seen since 1998.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook to appear on CNBC's 'Mad Money' Monday night

05/02/2016, 04:05 pm

In a rare TV appearance, Apple CEO Tim Cook will take part in an interview on Monday night's episode of Mad Money with Jim Cramer on CNBC, scheduled for 6 p.m. Eastern.

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Apple, Samsung, Facebook, Amazon & the case of the 'very bad' Q2

05/01/2016, 02:05 pm

Apple's fiscal Q2 earnings were the company's "worst ever" of the last decade in terms of year-over-year growth, but not in terms of actual commercial activity during the first three months of 2016. Take a closer look at Apple and three other firms: Samsung, Facebook and Amazon.

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Apple buybacks to resume on Friday, gobbling up stock priced near the lowest of 2016

04/28/2016, 06:04 pm

Apple's share repurchase program will exit a mandated quiet period on Friday--two days after the company reported earnings--enabling the company to resume buying back shares. Coincidentally, the company's shares were conveniently pushed down toward their lowest price of 2016 today.

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Citing concerns in China, activist investor Carl Icahn no longer owns shares of Apple

04/28/2016, 02:04 pm

Billionaire Carl Icahn, who has used his financial clout to influence boardroom decisions at publicly traded companies, announced on Thursday that he no longer owns shares in Apple, just days after the company announced its first revenue decline in over a decade.

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Apple R&D spending jumps to $2.5B in Q2, accounted for 5% of total revenue

04/27/2016, 07:04 pm

Apple's research and development spending spiked at an all time high of more than $2.5 billion during the second quarter of 2016, with the unusually large $600 million year-over-year jump owing primarily to new hires and related expenses, Apple said in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing.

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Wall Street remains optimistic about 'iPhone 7' & Apple's 2017 after Q2 declines

04/27/2016, 11:04 am

Analysts on Wall Street were pushing optimism after Apple's disappointing fiscal 2016 second quarter earnings, saying they expect that the company will continue to innovate and will return to growth over the next year.

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Apple CEO Tim Cook optimistic on China despite 26% dip in revenue

04/26/2016, 08:04 pm

Apple CEO Tim Cook on Tuesday reiterated a positive outlook on Greater China despite suffering a year-over-year revenue contraction during the second quarter of 2016, saying the region is "a lot more stable" than some perceive.

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Apple services stand out as bright spot in otherwise rough Q2

04/26/2016, 05:04 pm

Services revenue was perhaps one of the few comforts for Apple in its second-quarter financial results shared on Tuesday, growing 20 percent year-over-year to $5.99 billion, setting an all-time record for the company.

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Notes of interest from Apple's Q2 2016 conference call

04/26/2016, 05:04 pm

Calling it a "busy and challenging quarter," Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook gave commentary and fielded questions on his company's fiscal 2016 second quarter. Notes of interest from the call with investors and the media follow.

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Apple adds $50B to capital return program, increases quarterly dividend by 10%

04/26/2016, 04:04 pm

In announcing its first quarterly revenue decline in 13 years, Apple on Tuesday said it will infuse another $50 billion into an ongoing capital return program, a move that comes with a $35 billion boost to the company's share repurchase initiative.

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