Apple hits a new all-time high

Apple CEO Tim Cook

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) gained 4.49% with the closing price of $16.52. The difference between the estimated and actual earnings was $0.04 per share. Investors who are keeping close eye on the stock of Twitter, Inc. Analysts have a mean recommendation of 3.10 on this stock (A rating of less than 2 means buy, "hold" within the 3 range, "sell" within the 4 range, and "strong sell" within the 5 range).

According to sentiments of 33 analysts the company is expected to report revenues of $52.85B for the current quarter. According to analysts minimum EPS for the current quarter is expected at $1.91 and can go high up to $2.11. Likewise, put open interest is comprised of 1.9 million contracts, a number that rests below 82% of all comparable readings taken in the past year. 32 analysts projected on average Earnings. However a year ago during same quarter Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) bumped up the target price from $0.00 to $137.23 that suggested an upside of 0.04%.

Analysts are speculating a 37.02% move, based on the high target price ($185) for the shares that is set to reach in the next 12 months. The stock price recently experienced a 5-day gain of 3.1% with 1.58 average true range (ATR). The stock hit its 52-Week High on Oct 5, 2016 and 52-Week Low on May 24, 2016. Total debt to equity ratio of the company for most recent quarter is 0.66 whereas long term debt to equity ratio for most recent quarter is 0.56.

Twitter, Inc. (NYSE:TWTR) shows its Return on Assets (ROA) value of -6.8 percent, while the Return on Equity (ROE) value is -10 percent and Return on Investment (ROI) value stands at -6.1 percent.

Relative strength index (RSI-14) for Apple Inc.

14 analysts rated the stock of Apple Inc. These shares were downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight by Barclays, according to news reported on Tuesday January 24, 2017.Another important research note was issued by Hilliard Lyons on Thursday October 27, 2016.The firm downgraded AAPL to Long-term Buy from Buy. A lower P/B ratio could mean that the stock is undervalued.

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) jumped 41.81 percent over the past one year, while it rose 15.08 percent year to date (YTD).

The stock is now trading at a distance of 8.12% from SMA-20. This implied that the stock could still offer almost 15 percent upside potentials from the current levels.

Heading into the stock price potential, Apple Inc. needs to grow just 3.69% to cross its median price target of $140.

For the upcoming quarter, initial predictions are anticipating that the company will post earnings of $1.62 per share according to consensus of 36 analysts.

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