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The “Evil” Force Behind Your Stock Orders

by Chris Worthington
Submitted by Wall St. Daily as part of our contributors program The “Evil” Force Behind Your Stock Orders By Chris Worthington, Editor-in-Chief of Income Dark pools. The name invokes an evil image, like the bubbling cauldron stirred b...
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Why Apple Music Is Unlikely To Move The Needle For Apple

by Trefis Team
At its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) this week,  Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) announced its long-awaited streaming music app, Apple Music. The service will compete with streaming music giant Spotify, and Apple is rumored to be targeting 10...
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How Apple Is Bolstering Its Advertising Strategy With iOS 9

by Trefis Team
Although Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is the gatekeeper to perhaps the most affluent base of mobile device users, the company’s proprietary advertising platform, iAd, remains a laggard in the mobile advertising space. The platform, which allows developers...
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Can Xiaomi Overtake Apple, Samsung?

by Trefis Team
Burgeoning Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi has  set its sights on dominating the global smartphone market . The company, which sells high-spec devices at significantly lower prices than competitors such as Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Samsung  (PINK:S...
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Key Takeaways From The WWDC And Their Impact On Apple’s Strategy

by Trefis Team
Apple  (NASDAQ:AAPL) kicked off its annual Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC) on Monday, with a keynote presentation that saw the company finally introduce its long-rumored streaming music service and unveil subtle but important improvements t...
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Apple: Too Big To Grow?

by Trefis Team
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has been strengthening its position as the world’s most valuable company, with its stock price rising by more than 40% over the last 12 months. The company’s $750 billion market cap stands at about twice as much as the n...
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Rationale For Apple’s Coherent Navigation Acquisition Extends Beyond Just Maps

by Trefis Team
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) confirmed that it had purchased Coherent Navigation, a Bay Area-based startup that specializes in high-precision GPS technology, continuing a string of acquisitions in the location technology and mapping space. Apple’s a...
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Greater China, iPhone Drive Apple’s Strong Q2 Numbers

by Trefis Team
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) posted a strong set of FY Q2 2015 numbers on April 27, beating market expectations on both earnings and revenues, driven by robust demand for the new iPhones and record sales in Greater China. Quarterly revenues grew by 27% ye...
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Apple’s Q2 Earnings Will Be All About China

by Trefis Team
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is set to publish its fiscal second quarter earnings after the markets close on Monday, April 27, reporting on the second full quarter of availability of its hot-selling iPhone 6. While the fiscal second quarter is traditional...
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How The iPhone Can Drive Apple To A $1 Trillion Market Cap

by Trefis Team
Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) dependence on the iPhone cannot be understated. iPhone revenues as a percentage of Apple’s total revenues stood at around 69% during Q1 FY 2015. Moreover, growth in iPhone revenues stood at around 57% year-over-year fo...
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Why Apple’s Solid-Gold Watch Represents Good Strategy

by Trefis Team
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is offering a solid gold version of its upcoming Apple Watch, dubbed the Apple Watch Edition, that will be priced at upwards of $10,000 apiece. While some niche companies have offered consumer electronics wrapped in precious m...
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Brand Momentum, Solid Margins Should Drive Apple’s Watch Business Despite Some Shortcomings

by Trefis Team
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) revealed additional details on its first wearable device, the Apple Watch, in a media event held on Monday. The device will start shipping in nine countries beginning April 24. The two mainstream models of the watch – Watch Sp...
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Thoughts On An Apple Car

by Trefis Team
Over the last two weeks, there have been a series of reports that Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is working on building its own electric car that could take on the likes of Tesla. While the Wall Street Journal reported that Apple’s car project, code-named “...
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Why The Saturating Chinese Smartphone Market Could Work In Apple’s Favor

by Trefis Team
Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPhone sales to China proved to be one of the key drivers of the company’s stellar Q1 FY 2015 results. Revenue for Greater China – which includes mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan – grew by 70% compared to a y...
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Apple Has Stellar Quarter, But Should Increasing Reliance On iPhone Be A Concern?

by Trefis Team
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) posted a solid set of Q1 2015 results on January 27, handily beating market expectations on revenues and earnings. As expected, the company’s new flagship iPhones were the key driver of results, owing to robust shipments to bo...
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