Even a long-time Apple naysayer like Henry Blodget is talking about buying the stock
FORTUNE -- In a 1,300-word Business Insider story in which he rattles off a litany of reasons why Apple's (AAPL) shares "crashed to a new low" Friday, Henry Blodget refers seven times to the stock price as "cheap," "cheaper" and "screamingly cheap" and ends by confessing that although he doesn't buy individual stocks these days, if the MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Mar 2, 2013 11:53 AM ET
The last time Apple traded below $430 was Jan. 24, 2012
FORTUNE -- The selling pressure on Apple (AAPL) continued unabated Friday, pushing the stock back to where it was 13 months ago.
Two minutes before the close of trading, Apple shares briefly touched 429.98. That's their lowest point since Jan. 24, 2012, when the stock closed at $420.50 in advance of the company's fiscal Q1 2012 earnings release. When Apple reported MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Mar 1, 2013 11:01 AM ET
Eleven lowered their 12-mos. targets in December, yet few stocks have as far to go
FORTUNE -- Analysts tend to get nervous when a stock they follow drifts too far from their published price target, and few stocks are as widely followed or as far out of whack as Apple (AAPL).
Eleven analysts lowered their Apple targets in the final weeks of the company's first fiscal quarter of 2013, which ends Saturday. MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Dec 28, 2012 8:37 AM ET
Which is more than you can say for most of Apple's competitors -- or the S&P 500
FORTUNE -- Despite the three-month-long drubbing that lopped $248 billion (26%) off Apple's market cap, its shares are still up 28.39% for the year.
In fact, many analysts believe those gains are the primary reason the stock fell from its all-time intraday high of $705.07 in late September to Christmas Eve's close of $520.17. Investors hoping MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Dec 24, 2012 2:05 PM ET
Hit a low in European and Asian markets not seen since mid February
FORTUNE -- Of the two dueling Apple (AAPL) headlines Sunday -- 1) the news that Citigroup lowered its price target and downgraded the stock from Buy to Neutral, and 2) the news from Apple, released shortly afterward, that Chinese iPhone 5 sales set a record, topping 2 million in three days -- traders in Europe and Asia seem MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Dec 17, 2012 7:06 AM ET
Been down so long it looks like up to Apple shareholders
FORTUNE -- After one of the longest bear markets in its roller-coaster history, Apple (AAPL) rebounded Monday, closing at $565.73, up $38.05 (7.21%) for the day, while pulling the NASDAQ (+2.21%) and S&P 500 (+1.99%) up along with it.
It was Apple's second best day since 1984 in terms of dollar gains, second only to April 25, 2012, when the stock rose MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Nov 19, 2012 4:31 PM ET
Having closed at $527.68 Friday, the stock touched $535 before U.S. markets opened
FORTUNE -- After hitting a nine-month low shortly before noon on Friday, Apple (AAPL) shares bounced nearly $22 and closed in positive territory for the first time in a week. Judging from pre-market trading Monday, the stock was getting set to continue its recovery, along with the rest of the market. (S&P futures were up sharply as well.)
UPDATE: Apple MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Nov 19, 2012 6:24 AM ET
Two theories for Apple's fall, neither of which has to do with fear, uncertainty or doubt
FORTUNE -- Apple's (AAPL) share price briefly touched $505.75 in Thursday's trading -- $200 (28.3%) off its mid-September high.
We needn't spell out here all the reasons that have been put forward over the past two months for why the stock was due for a fall. There's a whole literature of Apple FUD (fear, uncertainty and MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Nov 17, 2012 11:37 AM ET
Are there are limits to how far Apple's share price can fall?
FORTUNE -- "Run for the hills!" a reader e-mailed yesterday, "because its going to get ugly. $400 by April 2013, $270 by next fall ... almost inevitable."
He continued: "Zabitsky's target of $270 was dead on, just early on the draw."
That's a reference the advice of ACI Research's Ed Zabitsky, who set a price target of $270 a share last MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Nov 16, 2012 8:35 AM ET
Since hitting $705 in September, Apple has dropped 24%. Will its shares ever bounce?
FORTUNE -- With Apple's (AAPL) share price off sharply from its September highs and seemingly stuck in the mid-$500 doldrums, sell-side analysts with considerably higher price targets (mean: $764) have been busy trying to calm their anxious clients. Excerpts from this week's notes:
RBC Capital's Amit Daryanani: Addressing Top Five Concerns. "In recent weeks we have discussed and MOREPhilip Elmer-DeWitt - Nov 14, 2012 7:08 AM ET
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