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Morgan Stanley raises Apple price target to $126, says investors underestimate Apple Watch

11/20/2014, 03:11 pm

Morgan Stanley joins a number of other investment firms that have raised their price targets on shares of Apple stock this week, reflecting significant gains posted by the company heading into the holiday shopping season and in anticipation of next year's debut of the Apple Watch.

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Strong demand for iPhone 6 & 6 Plus persists, prompts Piper Jaffray to raise Apple price target to $135

11/20/2014, 09:11 am

Piper Jaffray has been tracking availability of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus at Apple Stores and continues to see demand outstripping supply, leading the investment firm to raise its price target on AAPL stock on Thursday.

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Evercore ups Apple target to $135, expects revenue growth to accelerate to 15% in 2015

11/20/2014, 07:11 am

With a huge number of iPhone owners yet to upgrade to screen sizes larger than 4 inches, Evercore Partners expects major revenue growth for Apple in fiscal 2015 and beyond, and has increased its price target on the company's shares to $135.

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Top hedge funds predict Apple could achieve trillion-dollar market cap

11/18/2014, 09:11 am

As shares of Apple repeatedly reach new all-time highs, major investors believe the trend could continue, propelling the iPhone maker to a massive market capitalization level of $1 trillion as soon as next year.

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RBC raises Apple price target to $120, predicts Apple Watch will earn $10B in first-year revenue

11/17/2014, 08:11 am

RBC Capital Markets on Monday increased its price target for Apple stock to $120 per share, a number that incorporates the investment firm's expectations for the upcoming Apple Watch, predicted to sell 20 million units in its first 12 months.

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Apple, Inc. shares reach new peak above $114 after paying investors $2.9 billion in dividends

11/14/2014, 07:11 pm

Apple shares reached a new all time closing high of $114.18 today, following yesterday's quarterly dividend distribution of $2.9 billion to shareholders. That compares to a pre-split adjusted price just cents below $800, and is 53.5 percent higher than the company's stock price just one year ago.

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Shares of Apple reach new all-time high, break record market cap at $659B valuation [u]

11/13/2014, 09:11 am

Apple stock is currently trading at its all-time highest levels, putting the company at its highest-ever market capitalization level of more than $659 billion Thursday morning [updated].

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UBS ups Apple price target to $125 after survey indicates strong share for iPhone 6 Plus

11/11/2014, 12:11 pm

The results of a recent global survey of prospective smartphone buyers conducted by UBS forecast a favorable share of iPhone 6 Plus sales and strong demand in China, prompting the investment firm to raise its price target.

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Apple details $3.5 billion European bond, interest accrual starts Nov. 10

11/10/2014, 06:11 pm

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday published Apple's official european debt filing, which looks to take advantage of low European interest rates to raise $3.5 billion, or 2.8 billion euros.

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Samsung Electronics' heir apparent Lee Jae-yong profiled as silver spoon-fed product of corrupt nepotism with little real experience

11/06/2014, 06:11 am

When Apple's chief executive Tim Cook came out as gay, jokes flew that Samsung might rush to announce it "was even more gay." In reality however, Samsung Electronics is a step further behind Apple, having yet to officially name a successor to its ailing leader Lee Kun-hee, who at 72 remains hospitalized following a heart attack in May.

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Apple to raise $3.5 billion from euro debt at some of the lowest interest rates in history

11/04/2014, 08:11 am

Apple is set to borrow cash in euros for the first time in the company's history, taking advantage of record-low interest rates in Europe with what will be some of the lowest-ever interest rates for a corporation.

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Tim Cook's 'rhino skin' tested by a rash of angry flies as Apple investors shrug off concerns

11/03/2014, 10:11 pm

In the days following Tim Cook's statement that he was "proud to be gay," Apple's chief executive has been commended for his openness in a variety of online opinions, but also needled by a pestilent swarm of haters, ranging from Twitter trolls to Russian politicians and businessmen. Apple investors don't seem to care.

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Apple to hold investor call for first-time bond offering in euros - report

11/03/2014, 07:11 am

Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs and Apple are expected to host a call with investors today, arranging for a new blockbuster bond deal that will come at least partly in euros, according to a new report.

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Apple shares reach new peak as company gears up to pay investors $2.8 billion in dividends

10/31/2014, 06:10 pm

Apple shares reached a new all time high of $108 for the end of October, less than two weeks prior prior to the company's quarterly dividend distribution date.

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Samsung suffered a 73.9% drop in Q3 mobile profits while Apple's rose 11.3 percent

10/29/2014, 10:10 pm

Samsung Electronics reported overall Q3 operating profits of 4.06 trillion won ($3.8 billion)--a 60 percent year-over-year drop--while its Mobile division suffered a 73.9 percent drop in profits.

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Apple stock closes at all time high as company aims for future growth

10/29/2014, 02:10 am

Apple shares closed Tuesday at an all time high of $106.74, following the market's digesting of recent earnings reports, the well received launches of a series of new products and new details outlined in the company's 10-K report yesterday.

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Apple Inc. surprises with massive $17 billion Q4 stock buyback

10/21/2014, 05:10 pm

During its fiscal Q4 ending in September, Apple spent an incredible $17 billion to buy up its own stock, increasingly doing so on its own without outside bankers' assistance. Since the beginning of fiscal 2014, Apple has spent an astounding $45 billion to repurchase its stock from fleeing investors at incredible discounts.

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Wall Street blown away by Apple's 'remarkable' record September quarter

10/21/2014, 11:10 am

Apple exceeded market expectations this week with the results of its record breaking September quarter, leading analysts to heap praise on the company and raise their price targets as it heads into what is expected to be a blockbuster holiday season.

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Apple may not break out Apple Watch, iPod and retail sales starting Q1 2015

10/20/2014, 05:10 pm

During its quarterly conference call for the fourth quarter of 2014, Apple announced it will introduce new financial reporting methods that lump Apple Watch and iPod with Apple TV and other accessories, with CEO Tim Cook suggesting the move is a good way to shield details on the upcoming smartwatch from competitors.

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Notes of interest from Apple's Q4 2014 conference call

10/20/2014, 05:10 pm

Apple blew away market expectations in reporting the results of its fourth fiscal quarter of 2014 on Monday, propelled by a new quarterly record for the iPhone and new all-time record for the Mac. Following the announcement, executives from the company participated in a conference call with analysts and the media, and notes of interest follow.

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