Has Apple, Inc.’s iPhone X Already Reached Supply-Demand Balance? | Business Markets and Stocks News

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) continues to make dramatic progress with ramping production of its new iPhone X flagship. New orders placed through the company’s online store are now offering next-day delivery or same-day pickup on almost all models in the U.S., the U.K., and many other countries (though not all of them). The continued improvement in iPhone X availability further dispels investor fears that persisted throughout … Continue reading Has Apple, Inc.’s iPhone X Already Reached Supply-Demand Balance? | Business Markets and Stocks News

Uber’s Terrible 2017 in Review | Business Markets and Stocks News

Uber has had one heck of a year, in all of the worst ways. The company is in the midst of trade secret lawsuits, consumer protection lawsuits, and bans from cities. It’s trying to fix its culture of sexism, had to apologize for covering up a massive customer data breach, and is still transitioning after investors forced out its founder and CEO, Travis Kalanick. Here’s … Continue reading Uber’s Terrible 2017 in Review | Business Markets and Stocks News

A Foolish Take: Retailers Lowered Black Friday Discounts | Business Markets and Stocks News

Retailers usually promote significant discounts for Black Friday. That trend continued this year, with pricing firm Market Track (via eMarketer) reporting an average discount of 44% in Black Friday circulars from 15 brick-and-mortar retailers. However, it marks a small decline from an average discount of 45% in 2016. Retailers like Best Buy (NYSE: BBY)J.C. Penney (NYSE: JCP)and Target (NYSE: TGT) all offered slightly lower discounts … Continue reading A Foolish Take: Retailers Lowered Black Friday Discounts | Business Markets and Stocks News

Negative News Emerges for Apple iPhone X Sales | Business Markets and Stocks News

Per a new report from DIGITIMES, demand for components that go into Apple‘s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone X came in 30% lower than expected in November, with the publication’s sources claiming that demand for such components is “likely to drop further in December.” The publication cites “sources from the upstream component supply chain” for this information. Apparently, demand for such components isn’t as robust as expected, with shipments in … Continue reading Negative News Emerges for Apple iPhone X Sales | Business Markets and Stocks News

Apple, Inc. Sales and Earnings Are Set to Soar, Thanks to the iPhone X | Business Markets and Stocks News

Since Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) revealed its new iPhone lineup back in September, it has been clear that the company’s holiday-quarter performance would depend greatly upon supply and demand for the pricey iPhone X. Initially, many investors were worried about severe supply constraints for Apple’s most ambitious phone yet. Others were afraid that the iPhone X’s starting price of $999 would sharply limit demand. The latter … Continue reading Apple, Inc. Sales and Earnings Are Set to Soar, Thanks to the iPhone X | Business Markets and Stocks News