Trailing Stops Explained – And Why You Need Them
Here at Money Morning, we're big proponents of using trailing stops as an easy and effective way to mitigate risk and boost gains.
And yet a surprisingly large group of individual investors don't use them, or have never heard the importance of trailing stops explained.To continue reading, please click here...
Apple Stock Price Headed Higher Despite Muddled Earnings
Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL) has a strong quarter ahead of it, and plenty of catalysts to drive the Apple stock price higher, but you'd never know it from the reaction to yesterday's (Monday's) earnings report.
Investors, it seems, can't get past an admittedly murky Apple earnings report.Here's why he thinks Apple is going gangbusters...
Today's Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) Earnings Preview
In the middle of earnings season, Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) is claiming center stage as it readies to release its fourth-quarter results after the closing bell today (Monday).
Apple stock is up 0.5% at $528.34 today, having risen nearly 25% since its last earnings report, and today's results will include the initial impact of the company's latest iPhone and iPad release. AAPL is trading in a 52-week range of $3.85 to $614.00 and at about 13 times forward earnings.To continue reading, please click here...
The Carl Icahn Letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook
p>Legendary hedge fund manager Carl Icahn is ramping up the pressure on Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL) to greatly accelerate its share buyback efforts.
Icahn has been pushing Apple CEO Tim Cook to buy back more shares with its giant $147 billion pile of cash since mid-summer. Last month, Icahn had dinner with Cook to make his case personally.
Now he's publishing this letter to Cook in which he reminds the CEO of his rising stake in the company and describes the details of his plan, apparently hoping to get other Apple investors to line up behind him.To continue reading, please click here...
Why the Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) Stock Price Will Double from Here
I have such an intense enthusiasm for Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL) that my collection of the company's products sounds a lot like the lyrics of a famous Christmas song: five iPhones, four wireless routers, three MacBooks, two Apple TVs, and one pair of iPads.
And while my love for the company's products is great, and would certainly be a factor, I can assure you that my analysis of the profit potential posed by Apple stock will be like any other recommendation I make - completely objective.To continue reading, please click here...
Why the Apple Stock Price Is Up – And Going Higher
But just when it looked like the Apple bears might be right, the company started to gain back lost ground.To continue reading, please click here...
Giving China What It Wants Will Spice Up Apple Stock
Apple stock has needed a fresh catalyst for quite some time, and it's about to get one.
In the first of two related developments, Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL) has scheduled an event on Tuesday to unveil its new flagship iPhone 5S as well as a lower-cost version, expected to be called the iPhone 5C.
The Icahn Lift: Let Carl Icahn Give You Double-Digit Gains
If you owned Apple Inc. (NYSE: AAPL) stock , you saw a 5% jump in shares on August 13, when Carl Icahn tweeted that he held "a large" position in Apple.
Same with Netflix Inc. (Nasdaq: NFLX), when shares spiked as much as 14%, back on October 31, 2012, when Icahn's regulatory findings revealed he held a tidy 10% stake in the company.
Is Apple Stock A Buy?
Money Morning Capital Wave Strategist Shah Gilani joined FOX Business' "Varney & Co." today (Wednesday) to answer the question, "Is Apple stock a buy?"
Gilani called Apple stock a "Buy" last time he appeared on "Varney." Back on July 23, Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) announced its Q3 2013 earnings. Apple stock closed out at $418.99 that day, and has since surged to $489.15 as of yesterday.
Gilani's pick was right, and now he tells viewers why he continues to believe it's a good idea to buy Apple stock.