Every year in early autumn Apple holds its event where it presents new iPhones, Apple Watches, and iPads. This year wasn’t an exclusion. But yesterday’s presentation didn’t result in Apple stock growth, and here’s why.
American stocks start with a minor dip
On Friday, at the start of the trading session, American stock indices demonstrated a moderate dive in anticipation of the gathering of leaders of G7 countries. As a result, the American stock market has concluded the trading week in positive territory.
As a matter of fact, the Dow Jones Industrial Average index inched down by 0.18% and came up with an outcome of 25196.56. Besides this, Standard & Poor's 500 slumped by 0.16% reaching 2765.91. Nasdaq Composite dipped by 0.35% amounting to 7608.62.
Equities of Apple Inc declined by 1.8% following the NikkeiAsian Review news that Apple's orders for the assembly of the fresh iPhone that the tech giant is anticipated to roll out in September, will turn to be 20% lower than in 2017.
Previously, the publication informed that in September 2018, Apple is about to introduce three fresh models of the iPhone, and two of which are going to come with costly screens with organic light-emitting diode technology. Another new model is supposed to feature a more economical LCD-screen, employed in the line of iPhone 8.
The stocks of the manufacturer of Broadcom microchip headed south by 3.1% right after the publication of the news after the market concluded the day before.
In addition to this, the equities of DocuSign startup, which develops electronic signature technology as well as digital transaction management, went up 2.3% because of strong quarterly financial indicators.
Capitalization of Verizon Communications Inc, which appears to be the second-largest American telephone operator, headed south 0.8%. The tech-giant announced the appointment of technology director Hans Westberg as the fresh CEO. On this post he’s going to replace retiring Lowell McAdam, heading the company since 2011.
The tension between America and the rest of the long-awaited summit is tacking on, as the participants are still unable to come to compromise on international trade.
Richard Branson offloaded nearly 10 million shares, which equals about 4% of the Virgin Galactic stock, leaving him with an 18% stake.
Today at 00:00 GMT+3 SPCE will present the second quarter 2021 financial results. We will get to know everything about the company's financial condition and plans.
The US Bureau of Economic Analysis will publish Core Personal Consumption Expenditures (PCE) on May 27 at 15:30 GMT+3.
The United States will publish the Preliminary GDP on Thursday, May 26, at 15:30 GMT+3.
The Reserve Bank of New Zealand will publish a monetary policy report and make an update on the interest rate on May 25, at 05:00 GMT+3.