2:20pm (EST) We touched base briefly on Apple’s (AAPL, $507.23, down $43.27) earnings this morning and we said going into the announcement they would post an incredible quarter but could “sandbag” their numbers going forward. The company has been famous for presenting earnings on a silver platter over the years
How You Like Them Apples (AAPL), Carl? New Trade!!!
Dow Clears 15,600/ 2 New Trades!!!
12:10pm (EST) The bulls are pushing fresh highs despite a mixed Tech sector with the blue-chips leading the way. Apple’s (AAPL, $522.26, down $7.62) shares have traded north and south of breakeven after reporting earnings last night. Shares were initially up a few bucks on the announcement but then dropped
Flat Action Ahead of Apple’s (AAPL) Announcement
1:45pm (EST) Futures were pointing towards a nice open as we finished up our Weekly Wrap and ahead of the European markets opened late last night but had weakened ahead of the bell here at home. Tech was showing strength but the mixed open has lead to some choppy trading
Apple Continues to Look Golden/ Profit Alert (HRB)!!!
1:05pm (EST) We had two prediction this week for the market: 1) Apple could trade to $550 over the near-term and 2) the Nasdaq could clear 4,000. We aren’t there yet but we are getting close. Shares of Apple (AAPL, $527.72, down $4.19) are slightly lower today but they have
9 Million Apple’s (AAPL) Keeps Bears Away/ Profit Alert (JCP)
11:45am (EST) Futures were slightly higher throughout the night and into this morning but turned negative shortly before the opening bell on mixed economic data. The reports weren’t market movers as Wall Street and the globe will be focused on the news out of Washington DC this week. We went
Debt Ceiling Debate Holds Bulls Back
9:00am (EST) The market held much of its opening pop on Monday despite the turmoil and chaos in Washington but hard comments by President Obama in the afternoon put a cap on the action as the indexes fell off their highs. The Head Zombie warned Republicans, again, that he will
S&P 500 Struggles with 1,700
12:15pm (EST) The market is mixed as we head into the second half of trading as Apple (AAPL, $442.92, up $23.93) has lead Tech higher while Caterpillar (CAT, $84.25, down $1.27) is weighing on the blue-chips. The head zombie will be speaking later this afternoon on his economic plan and
Netflix (NFLX) Slips/ Apple (AAPL) After the Bell/ New Trade!!!
12:05pm (EST) The market pushed new highs on the open but the action has simmered as we head into the second half of trading. Economic news has been light and all has been quite on the zombie from although there was some political rhetoric today on Obama’s upcoming speech on
Bulls Trying to Keep Tuesday Streak Intact, Apple’s Cook on the Hill
12:55pm (EST) The bulls are making a second half push as they try to keep their 18-straight Tuesday win streak in play. After a positive open, the indexes pulled back to below the breakeven line but have resumed their upward path. The lack of enthusiasm should pick up with the
Apple’s (AAPL) Mini Options Explode
12:25pm (EST) We mentioned earlier this week we have been following the Apple (AAPL, $436.17, down $6.61) “mini” options since Monday’s open we are profiling them in the Weekly Wrap this weekend to see if they are a good way to play the more expensive stocks. There are only 5