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Has Apple Been Negligent About Its iPhone Manufacturing Reliance on China?

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is one of the world's top brands and also one of the world's most valuable companies. For all of its great achievements and the wealth the ...
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How Apple Has to Play a Role in Lifting the DJIA Well Beyond 20,000 in 2017

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) shares generated a return of 12.5% in 2016, with its shares ending the year at $115.82. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) closed out the year ...
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Tesla Paid CEO Musk Minimum Wage of $37,584

Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) paid CEO and founder Elon Musk $37,584 last year, which is the California minimum wage. It is not unusual for founders who own large pieces ...
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The Most Iconic Job in Each State

Whether it is a gaming supervisor in Nevada, a farm worker in California, an extraction worker in North Dakota, or a petroleum engineer in Texas, one occupation is often more ...
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iPhone 6 eBay Auctions Reach Mega-Premium Price Craze

After this week's unveiling of the coming iPhone 6, Tim Cook and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) are almost assured to have a mega-hit on their hands. In fact, the larger ...
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What If the iPhone 6 Launches in October?

Members of the press are absolutely certain that the new Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 6 will launch in September -- on September 6 to be exact. Apple probably will ...
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Apple Earnings Dominated by Major Stock Split and Dividend Hike

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is out with its second-quarter earnings for 2014. The pressure has been on and off for Tim Cook to do something more aggressive, and this earnings ...
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Get Ready for Talk of an Apple Dividend Hike

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) remains a great value company that creates great computing and electronics products. The problem is that Apple remains very unexciting, and whenever CEO Tim Cook makes ...
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On Steve Jobs Birthday, Apple Still Struggling

The story is well-known by now. Conception, loss, return and ultimately personal and professional redemption. The way that Steve Jobs triumphantly came back to Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and former ...
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The Bullish and Bearish Case for Apple in 2014

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has finally recovered from its crush depth lows of 2012 and 2013. Apple gained about 8% in 2013, well short of the 26.5% on the Dow ...
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Ten Serious Reasons Apple Stock Is Being Sold Rather Than Rallying

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has not gotten the warm reception from Wall Street and investors that the fan boys may have hoped for after its quarterly earnings report. The long ...
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What If Microsoft Asks Steve Ballmer to Stay On as CEO?

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) managed to post such strong earnings and was positive enough in its outlook that there is one thing to consider. No one wants to consider this ...
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Tesla Hires Apple Engineer to Run Development

In its short lifespan, Tesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ: TSLA) always has been an odd company. The idiosyncrasies of its management have been offset by the success of its product. The rock ...
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Apple and Icahn: Can $2 Billion Buy $150 Billion?

Tim Cook, the CEO of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), made the odd move of having dinner with ancient raider Carl Icahn, who owns between $1.5 billion to $2 billion in ...
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Google Gets into Health Care with Launch of Calico Company, with an Apple Twist

Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) is known for many efforts outside of traditional search and traditional technology. Some think this is a great move for the next generation, and some consider ...
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