Published: Sun, May 06, 2018
Science | By Dan Gutierrez

Piper Jaffray Increases Apple (AAPL) Price Target to $214.00

Piper Jaffray Increases Apple (AAPL) Price Target to $214.00

Apple did announce record profits for the quarter and Tim Cook claimed that the Apple iPhone was the best selling smartphone in many markets. Apple also sold 9.1 million iPad tablets during the three month period, basically in-line with forecasts of 9.17 million units. The previous-generation iPhone 7 shipped 5.6 million units to take fourth place.

The report further says Apple shipped nearly 50 million iPhone X units since its launch in November 2017.

Apple has shipped nearly 50 million iPhone X units worldwide since commercial launch in November 2017.

The reason for this rumor seeming spurious is it would take rather a lot of changes for Apple to do this: if you want to fast charge your iPhone 8, 8 Plus or iPhone X you now need to buy a USB-C-to-Lightning cable, as well as a powerful power brick. The phone is powered by the A11 Bionic chip, which is also on the iPhone 8 series. In today's reported market numbers, we see iPhone X as the clear leader in smartphone sales - by a significant margin. Apple bought $23.5 billion of stock in the March quarter.

Providing the 2018 iPhone slate is as relatively unexciting as the rumors would lead us to believe, little additions like this could make all the difference for the next wave of consumers. The iPhone X was followed by the iPhone 8 with 12.5 million units sold during the quarter.

Global smartphone shipments reached 345 million units in Q1 2018, according to research from Strategy Analytics.

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Research firms and analysts were all clamoring that the iPhone X was an expensive failure by new research from Strategy Analytics has shown many different results.

He said "Customers chose iPhone X more than any other iPhone each week in the March quarter, just as they did following its launch in the December quarter". In fact, the top four handsets that were the most popular; all came from Apple. Another analyst, Neil Campling at Mirabaud Securities, said the supplier TMSC's revised full-year revenue target citing "smartphone weakness" indicates that the iPhone X will die soon.

It's important to note that in Q1 2017, according to Strategy Analytics, Apple's two top-5 entries on this same list accounted for 11% of the market.

"The S9 Plus delivers an attractive, bezel-less, curved-screen design, a rich portfolio of software apps, and best-in-class retail distribution across dozens of countries". 33,941,527 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 36,724,469. Those were the iPhone 7 and the iPhone 7 Plus, and the latter of these racked up 17.4-million units shipped.

Trailing the iPhone was a model made by China's Xiaomi, the Redmi 5A, with a market share of 5.4%.

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