Apple Today 08/18/2015 (AAPL)seymour_greenz August 18th 2015 09:25:14 AM
NASDAQ Futures are down 9 with -8 Fair Value, Dow Futures are down 34. Volatility returns to China stocks as the indexes dropped over 6% on Tuesday, causing Futures to fall. Home Depot reported earnings yesterday after the bell and is up in the 1-2% range. On the other hand, Wal-Mart (WMT) reported this morning and is currently down over 2% on a weakened outlook.
Yesterday, AAPL saw a strong start to the week. After an instant morning dip to 115.5, AAPL quickly climbed its way up over 117, reaching a pinnacle of 117.64 at 2:40pm on moderate volume. AAPL subsequently backed off and hovered around 117 for the remainder of the intra-day and closed at 117.16. After-hours saw little change.
This morning in pre-market, AAPL opened lower and has drifted down on light volume in conjunction with Futures, hitting a low of 116.35 at 7:28am before bouncing up to 116.75 at 8:51am. AAPL is currently down 55 cents to 116.61.
Classic max-pain is 120.
China stumbles again:
China selloff influences Europe:
Wal-Mart discounts full-year forecast:
Home Depot builds on profit:
More iPhone 6s details emerge:
Comcast bets big on BuzzFeed:
Facebook hacker to be sentenced:
Drama in the Amazon continues...
Is this Marshmallow sweet?
Google helps estimate your solar potential:
Meet Google's new robot man (and dog):
Today's economic calendar:
8:30 Housing Starts
8:55 Redbook Chain Store Sales
Notable earnings after today's close: ADI, DV, FLXS, LZB, ONTX, SINA, WB
And tomorrow before the open: AEO, HRL, LOW, SPLS, TGT