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April 20, 2018
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Apple stock taking a beating on analyst note predicting soft summer iPhone X demand

Apple stock, and the market, are both taking a big hit after a notable analyst predicted in "in-line" quarterly earnings report accompanied with predictions for the June quarter being lower than what Wall Street is currently expecting. AppleInsider – Frontpage … Continue reading

November 26, 2017
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KGI: iPhone X production improving rapidly as demand remains strong through holiday season

As the holiday shopping season officially begins, KGI’s Ming-Chi Kuo is out with a new investor note this morning touching on iPhone X demand and supply. Kuo explains in the note that while some believe the iPhone X’s quickly improving … Continue reading

August 17, 2017
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Irish finance minister decries EU’s demand for $15B+ in Apple back taxes, says it’s not Ireland’s job

In a German interview this week, Ireland’s finance minister attacked the European Commission’s ruling calling for the collection of $ 15 billion in back taxes (plus interest) from Apple, saying it was both unjustified and outside Ireland’s responsibility. AppleInsider – … Continue reading

March 12, 2017
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Analyst predicts weak demand for Samsung Galaxy S8, suggests focusing on Apple OLED ‘iPhone 8’

Noted Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has chimed in on the imminent Galaxy S8 release, and is predicting a significant drop in sales when compared to the Galaxy S7 to date because of a lack of selling points, and an attractive … Continue reading

November 17, 2016
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Apple’s OLED Suppliers Won’t Be Able to Meet Demand for 2017 iPhone

Apple’s four main OLED suppliers won’t be able to meet the production capacity necessary to match demand for the 2017 iPhone, according to a new report from Bloomberg. Supply constraints are expected to last until 2018. OLED screens are more … Continue reading

November 1, 2016
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Kuo: Demand for new MacBook Pro models tepid due to high prices, disappointing specs

Noted KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo sees slow demand for Apple’s recently released MacBook Pro with Touch Bar models, as the notebooks ship at higher than expected prices and present disappointing specifications to core Mac users. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

September 21, 2016
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Apple Watch Series 2 sees strong demand from upgraders, millennials

According to fresh statistics released Tuesday, a sizable chunk of Apple Watch Series 2 pre-orders went to customers who own the original Apple Watch, while millennials replaced Gen X as the largest buyer demographic. AppleInsider – Frontpage News

July 19, 2015
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KGI: iPhone sales forecast at 54M in Q3, Apple Watch demand ‘tepid’ at 4M shipped units

Before Apple reveals official numbers for its third fiscal quarter of 2015, a report from well-connected KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo estimates the company’s iPhone and Mac lineups put in strong performances, tempered somewhat by sluggish iPad and Apple Watch sales. … Continue reading

June 7, 2015
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Retailers Cite ‘Insufficient Customer Demand’ as Biggest Reason for Not Supporting Apple Pay

Despite Apple dubbing 2015 “the year of Apple Pay” in its January earnings call, a number of big-name retailers remain skeptical over the contactless payments service, according to Reuters. The service launched last October in the U.S. and has steadily … Continue reading

May 9, 2015
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Inside Apple Inc in Switzerland: No Watch yet, but Apple Pay unofficially working, strong demand for products

Switzerland is an affluent country with lots of people who value high quality products and new technology, making it a potential hotspot for Apple Watch–at least once the new product is officially launched in the country, known for its breathtaking … Continue reading