Samsung may have reported record profits in the second quarter, but its smartphone division raises concerns. Kirk Yang, Head of Asia Tech Hardware Research at Barclays discusses the outlook for smartphones.
Just under half of the S&P 500 companies have released earnings with nearly 70% better than average. King Lip, Chief Investment Officer at Baker Avenue Asset Management talks U.S. stocks.
The world's biggest smartphone maker, reported a second quarter net profit that jumped 50 percent from a year earlier, but its mobile business shrank, underscoring concerns about flagging growth in the division.
The race for the living room just got a little bit more intense. Here's how the two contenders stack up.
Apple's CEO Tim Cook might vehemently disagree that the smartphone market has reached saturation point, but new research from Citi delivers a depressing view of smartphone uptake.
Apple shares rose 6 percent after it reported earnings that beat expectations. But the best news may be the company's cultural shift, say close Apple watchers.
Wall Street loves to talk. Especially about Apple.
The Dow and S&P 500 finished in negative territory Wednesday as investors digested the latest batch of corporate earnings, while stronger-than-expected results from Apple helped limit losses on the Nasdaq.
Snapchat's wild success has been a surprise to even its top investors. But is the company really worth $800 million?
Hoping to expand further into the tach hardware sector, today, Google showcased a new-generation, slimmer Nexus 7 tablet, which puts Google online services at the forefront.
Shares of Apple popped after the company reported an earnings beat. Colin Gillis, BGC Financial, explains his $500 price target on the stock.
Wall Street cheered Apple's rally following the upbeat quarterly report, but analysts remain hesitant to say this could be the turning point for the tech giant's bruised stock.
Apple strong earnings were fueled by iPhone sales, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.
Apple's stock price has more than 10 percent upside, UBS analyst Steve Milunovich says.
European shares closed higher on Wednesday after flash purchasing managers' index (PMI) data for the euro zone came in better than expected.
Earnings season thus far has been steady as she goes: A healthy amount of beats against dramatically lowered expectations, coupled with virtually no sales growth.
Apple just floated like a butterfly and stung like a bee, Cramer said, and as a result the company surprised investors on earnings.
Mark Newton, chief technical analyst, Greywolf Execution Partners, looks at the technicals for Apple. He's looking for a move over $445, which he says would be a temporary positive.
CNBC's Jim Cramer looks at Apple's strong earnings and subsequent stock rally.
Apple reported earnings and revenue that beat analyst forecasts - but the company's Achilles heel was plain for all to see: shrinking margins and slowing China sales.