Goldman Sachs CEO to attend March 25th special event ahead of joint credit card

When Apple Inc. showcases its much-anticipated pivot into new services next week, Goldman Sachs’s chief executive officer will be on hand — a sign of how the powerhouses of finance and technology see their futures intertwining,” Mark Gurman and Sridhar Natarajan report for Bloomberg. “David Solomon, who became the investment bank’s CEO in October, has […]

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Apple’s new iPhone owners demand cheaper iPhones

[Forbes]: Apple’s latest iPhones have had a rough time since they were announced in September 2018. Q4 numbers led to an unprecedented profits warning from Tim Cook and his team. But there are signs that the second quarter of 2019 will show an improvement. While this is good news in regards to higher than projected sales, […]

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Forbes: Apple begins to look like Microsoft

When it comes to its stock performance, Apple is following Microsoft. It’s where Microsoft’s stock was at the end of Dot-com bubble. A value play for conservative investors. That’s according to Jeff Yastine, senior equities analysts at Banyan Hill Publishing. Apple’s “days of ‘hockey stick’ superfast growth might be over,” says Yastine. “But it’s just […]

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Analysts: Apple’s iPhone price cuts in China provided only temporary improved sales

Apple’s attempts to boost its iPhone sales in China via price cuts offered only a temporary effect, according to Rosenblatt Securities, with post Chinese New Year sales reportedly seeing little in the way of improvement in a depressed smartphone market,” Malcolm Owen reports for AppleInsider. “” “Apple took advantage of the Chinese New Year to […]

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