Apple's move to issue bonds could be signaling a low in its share price, Larry McDonald of Newedge says.
Stocks reversed their early losses to finish higher on the final day of the month, with all three major averages posting robust gains for April, despite some weak corporate earnings and mixed economic data.
CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports that international demand for Apple's bond deal was huge.
"Apple of course has huge amounts of cash, but...the cost of borrowing now is so unbelievably low that issuing long-term bonds ... is actually a very smart thing," Schwarzman said on CNBC.
U.S. Treasurys faded in the face of a giant debt sale by Apple, leaving prices little changed on the day.
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Record low interest rates, cold hard cash on balance sheets and Mexico are among the themes at the Milken Institute Global Conference.
Former hedge fund manager Mark Dow believes that Apple is a bubble that has popped, while gold is a bubble that is still popping.
Apple has launched the biggest-ever non-bank bond issues at $17 billion, as it gears up to fund a $100 billion capital program for shareholders, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
In the hunt for yield, Apple stock has become a new contender, Dan Niles says.
Discussing whether Apple shares or Apple bonds are a better buy, with Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities and CNBC's Bob Pisani.
Apple's bond offering, supposed to price tonight, is already generating orders of roughly $50 billion. Not clear how much they will issue, but if we assume roughly $15 billion, the bid-to-cover would be 3.3 to 1.
Early indications show that the 6-part bond sale for Apple will be well-received and even over-subscribed, reports CNBC's Seema Mody. Joe Weisenthal, Business Insider, says he "doubts there are many individual investors who will find [Apple's bonds] appealing."
Early indications show that Apple's bond will be received favorably by the Street, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.
The S&P 500 the index has never increased as much in a year as it has in 2013 without a three day pullback, and CNBC's Jim Cramer sees that as proof that this bull market is real.
Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov, who is also Britain's richest man, has bought a $100 million stake in Apple.
BlackBerry has been a great beta trade for some time, and option traders are looking for the smartphone maker to spike much higher.
The Mad Money host worries some people are drawing conclusions that he never intended.
Michael Crofton, President & CEO of the Philadelphia Trust Company says investors should stay away from bonds, and is recommending investors be careful in equity markets and rotate out of sectors that have been doing well.
After so many stunning earnings disappointments, why is the S&P 500 again making a new all time high?