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Apple CEO Successfully Avoids Discussing Trump When Asked About Trump

Apple CEO Successfully Avoids Discussing Trump When Asked About Trump

While the industry largely believed that users are holding up to buy the highly anticipated iPhone 8 coming later this year, turns out iPhone 7 wasn't such a loss either.

"Our installed base analysis suggests that strong growth of the installed base in the past three years will be a key driver of the future growth in 2018, driven by an iPhone 8 super cycle", Kulbinder Garcha, an analyst at Credit Suisse, said in a note to clients. He thinks the iPhone 7S handsets, upgraded versions of the current iPhone 7 series, will ship in September, as is usual for new iPhones.

Geoff Blaber, VP research for the Americas at CCS Insight, said: "The June quarter is always the low point for the year as iPhone demand slows ahead of new September iPhone announcements". Trump gave the interview shortly before Foxconn, Apple's top manufacturing partner, announced a factory in Wisconsin.

Apple stock was up 4.9%, near 157.40, in afternoon trading on the stock market today.

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According to its latest quarterly report, Apple's revenue in Greater China dropped by 9.5% to $8 billion in the quarter. The bank has a target price of $146.

This compares to the total revenue of $42.4 billion and earnings per diluted share of $1.42 from the same quarter of a year ago. was able to sell 41 million iPhones.

Even with the iPhone 8 looming on the horizon, Apple still heads into the fall with some modest smartphone sales momentum. The company released revenue guidance of $49 billion to $52 billion for the fourth quarter, higher than the $49.21 billion expected by Wall Street. However, he did not reveal whether Apple is looking to produce its own driverless vehicle.

Apple also said it hit a milestone of 1.2 billion iPhones sold. That, in a nutshell, means Apple delivered enough improvements with the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus phones to make them worth the extra cash compared with the similar-looking iPhone 6s and 6s Plus, respectively. He rates Apple as overweight with a price target of 190.

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When asked by an analyst about President Donald Trump's claim that Apple had promised to build "three, big lovely plants" in the US, Apple CEO Tim Cook managed to talk about nearly everything other than Trump.

Cook said the company was "really happy" with how things are going in India."So we're bringing all of our energies to bear there", he said. He rates Apple as outperform with a price target of 180.

In a letter sent to the National Highway Safety Administration in December past year, Apple revealed its deep interest in autonomous vehicle systems saying it was "investing heavily in the study of machine learning and automation, and is excited about the potential of automated systems in many areas, including transportation".

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