Apple (AAPL) shares rose 1.3% in after-hours trading Tuesday after Mad Money host -- and confessed Apple stock manipulator -- Jim Cramer raised his price target from $200 a share to $264.
Shares opened Wednesday at $178, up 1.6% from Tuesday's close, and by 12:25 p.m. were trading at $182.72 on high volume. The stock ended the day at $181.87, up $6.71 (3.83%), its strongest close since June 2008.
Cramer had argued MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Sep 16, 2009 10:20 AM ET
A pair of videos appeared on the Web Tuesday that offer a two-part primer on how to trade Apple (AAPL) shares based on technical analysis -- the science (or pseudoscience) of predicting what a stock is about to do based on what it did in the past.
If you're not familiar with such concepts as support, resistance, breakouts and Fibonacci retracements, you can learn a lot from each of them.
Unfortunately, the MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Jun 3, 2009 7:28 AM ET
Tuesday's iPhone 3.0 special event drew the biggest headlines, but that wasn't the only Apple (AAPL) news that broke this week. The highlights:
HD movies on iTunes: On Thursday, the company announced that its collection of high definition movies, hitherto available only through the Apple TV set-top box, can now be purchased or rented on the iTunes Store for viewing on a Mac, PC or widescreen TV. Is this a sign MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Mar 20, 2009 10:41 AM ET
The highlight of Thursday night's appearance of CNBC's Mad Money host Jim Cramer on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart -- which both NBC and Comedy Central had done their best to promote as the grudge match of the century -- turned out to be a two-year old TheStreet.com video of Cramer being interviewed about about how easy it is to manipulate Apple's (AAPL) stock price.
The video is famous among MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Mar 13, 2009 10:27 AM ET
Should investors take comfort in the news that the Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating "Johntw," the as-yet unidentified rumor mongerer who briefly drove Apple (AAPL) down nearly 10% Friday before Apple PR finally broke its silence and let it be known that Steve Jobs had not, in fact, suffered a heart attack? (link)
As anybody who follows the company knows, rumors about Apple -- negative and positive -- are MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Oct 4, 2008 9:17 AM ET
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