Apple could be working on its own augmented reality technology, which would be a first for the company which usually focuses on mainstream consumer products such as smartphones, tablets and laptops, according to Piper Jaffray's Gene Munster. Show More Summary
The Street this afternoon started its process of prognosticating about the upcoming media event announced today for September 9th by Apple (AAPL). Gene Munster with Piper Jaffray focuses on iPhone and the prospects for an expanded Apple TV set-top: We expect the September 9th Apple event to be focused on the iPhone 6S, and an updated Apple TV with Siri. We […]
Gene Munster of Piper Jaffray today returned to a theme regarding Facebook (FB) that he’s explored in some depth lately, namely, the future of virtual reality, writing that upcoming events surrounding its Oculus Rift business could boost the stock Writes Munster, who has an Overweight rating on Facebook shares, and a $146 price target, the first […]
Waiting for Apple's breakthrough television service? You may have to wait a little longer. While many were hoping that Apple would launch a new TV service at its usual fall iPhone event, Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster said in a note that the tech giant will probably delay the expected TV service until 2016. According to a report […]
Apple is expected to unveil a brand new Apple TV in less than a month, but consumers waiting for a new companion streaming video service from the Cupertino-based company may have to wait longer, according to investment firm Piper Jaffray.
The shift of U.S. carriers from contract subsidies to installment pricing for smartphones could speed up upgrade cycles for Apple's iPhone, according to a new memo by financial services firm Piper Jaffray.
Should investors be worried over the impact to Apple‘s (AAPL) iPhone sales from the purported move away from subsidies by U.S telecoms? No, says Gene Munster of Piper Jaffray, who this afternoon writes that installment plans from AT&T (T)...Show More Summary
Piper Jaffray's Craig Johnson offers his thoughts on the market and reiterates his target for 2350 on the S&P 500 by year-end. With regards to a large market correction on the horizon, Craig notes that leading sectors, like financials and consumer discretionary, are not breaking down...
Apple should buy Tesla from Elon Musk — or so thinks Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster, speaking in a recent interview with Bloomberg Radio. “The big thing they could buy that I would be impressed with is Tesla,” Munster said, referring to how … Read more ›
Piper Jaffray's Gene Munster thinks Apple should consider buying Tesla, he said in a recent interview with Bloomberg's Tom Keene and Michael McKee on Bloomberg Radio. "The big thing they could buy that I would be impressed with is Tesla," Munster said when asked what Apple should do with its $203 billion in cash. Show More Summary
The Apple Watch has been off to a "slow start" — and might not really pick up steam until 2017. That's according to a new research note from Piper Jaffray's Gene Munster. Over the last few weeks, speculation has mounted as to the commercial success (or lack thereof) of Apple's debut smartwatch. Show More Summary
Shares of 3-D printing technology maker Voxeljet (VJET) are up 63 cents, or 10%, at $6.77, after Piper Jaffray’s Troy Jensen raised his rating on the shares to Overweight from Neutral, and assigned a $9.40 price target, despite a survey of the industry that came up with rather dour news. The survey of resellers, split 80-20 [...]
“The most optimistic box-office prognosticators say the industry will notch $11.2 billion in ticket sales in 2015, beating last year by 9% and setting a record for North America, not adjusted for inflation. Piper Jaffray analyst James Marsh this week increased his full-year estimate to $10.9 billion from $10.8 billion. Wedbush Securities analyst Michael Pachter […]
There’s no doubt that Electronic Arts’ coming “Star Wars Battlefront” will be huge. It’s just a matter of how huge. Piper Jaffray expects it will rank up there with “Call of Duty” and "Grand Theft Auto.”
In just a few years, there could be more people using wearable tech devices than there are in the US and Canada. In a note to clients on Monday — alongside initiation of Fitbit coverage — Piper Jaffray’s Erinn Murphy and Christof Fischer...Show More Summary
Piper Jaffray’s Gene Munster this afternoon weighs in on a story out this morning from by Lorraine Luk and Daisuke Wakabayashi of The Wall Street Journal that quoted unnamed sources saying that Apple (AAPL) is planning a larger initial production run of its next iPhone model than what it did last fall for the iPhone [...]
Apple’s (AAPL) Apple Music, which went live today, won’t make much money for Apple compared to its other businesses, but it could increase sales of the iPhone, according to Gene Munster of Piper Jaffray. Munster, who rates Apple stock Overweight, with a $162 price target, tried out the service and gives it a “B+” rating: [...]
Shares of enterprise networking equipment maker F5 Networks (FFIV) are down $2.09, or 1.7%, at $121.48, after Piper Jaffray’s Troy Jensen cut his rating on the stock to Neutral from Overweight, writing that the company will continue to lead in its area of improving the performance of applications, but that its stock has gotten too rich. [...]