The Oculus booth at CES 2015. Piper Jaffray’s Gene Munster today reiterates an Overweight rating on shares of Facebook (FB), writing that he was impressed with the enthusiasm displayed at last week’s Consumer Electronics Show for Oculus Rift, the virtual reality startup that Facebook purchased last year for roughly $2 billion. Munster notes the long lines at [...]
Apple could sell tons of iPads this year, according to a Piper Jaffray survey published on Tuesday. The research firm polled over 100 chief information officers (CIOs) across multiple industries to get an idea of what companies will be spending on in 2015. Show More Summary
Piper Jaffray’s Ruben Roy today reiterates an Overweight rating on shares of DRAM and NAND chip maker Micron Technology (MU), and raises his price target a buck to $44, writing that the company should benefit from tight supply among all industry participants in 2015 as demand rises for parts in mobile applications and servers and for [...]
Piper Jaffray‘s Gene Munster today reiterates an Overweight rating on shares of Amazon.com (AMZN), and a $400 price target, writing that the company’s revenue growth in 2015 will be helped by the rise in users of its “Prime” subscription service, and also by same-day delivery. Reviewing Amazon’s press release from Friday, in which the company noted [...]
Demand for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus has been growing even as Apple has significantly boosted available supply, according to a new survey conducted by Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster. According to Munster, who surveyed 1,004 U.S. Show More Summary
Though Apple's supply for the new iPhone has increased considerably, demand for the iPhone 6 "remains strong," according to a note from Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster. Piper Jaffray conducted a survey of 1,004 US customers, and 50% of people looking to purchase a smartphone in the next three months said they planned on buying an iPhone 6. Show More Summary
Piper Jaffray’s Gene Munster this afternoon reiterates an Overweight rating on shares of Apple (AAPL), and a $135 price target, writing that based on his “checks,” demand for the company’s iPhone 6 “remains strong,” and that “supply is improving. “Our survey work on consumer demand for the iPhone suggests that demand has increased since the [...]
According to a recent consumer survey conducted by investment firm Piper Jaffray, potential Apple Watch buyers are in a holding pattern as they await more details from Apple regarding core use cases and a fully fleshed out list of features.
Piper Jaffray’s overweight rating of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), and a price target of $400, for a stock that was trading at $297 at the closing bell might have caught many investors in disbelief. In an interview on CNBC, Piper Jaffray’s top analyst, Gene Munster, explained how this call which mostly revolves around the ever slight […]
Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) long-term prospects may look glimmer to a number of investors but not to Piper Jaffray senior analyst, Gene Munster, who maintains it is the perfect time to hold a long position on the stock. The stock has been an underperformer for the better part of the year with CNBC’s, Joshua Brown, maintaining […]
Shares of Amazon.com (AMZN) are down $3.25, or 1%, at $295.63, despite an upbeat note today from Piper Jaffray’s Gene Munster, who reiterates an Overweight rating on the shares, and a $400 price target, writing that the stock his is favorite large-cap name for 2015. “Our recommendation is based on our belief that while investors [...]
Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster is famous for his annual prediction that Apple’s long-rumored television is launching next year, but this year he’s mixing it up a little, predicting instead that it will be launched in two years’ time. Back in 2011, he predicted at the IGNITION conference that it would launch before the 2012 holiday season. […]
For the past four years Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster has predicted that Apple will release a television in the next year. And each year he has been wrong. This year at Business Insider's IGNITION 2014 conference Munster once again promised that the Apple television is on its way. Show More Summary
Piper Jaffray’s Gene Munster this morning reiterates an Overweight rating on shares of Apple (AAPL), and a $135 price target, writing that his “checks” suggest supply of the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus is still “tight” and as such, Apple’s forecast for its fiscal Q2 ending in March should be 3% to 5% higher than estimates on Wall [...]
The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus are both seeing improved inventory availability at Apple's retail stores across the United States, according to a new report from Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster, who has been tracking in-store availability...Show More Summary
More than half of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models were available in stores as of December 12, according to Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster.
Piper Jaffray Apple analyst Gene Munster did some channel checks on the iPhone. Turns out, it's still hard to get your hands on a new iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus in the US. Munster tracks a variety of iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models. He says that his checks reveal only 56% of the phones are in stock. Show More Summary
Consumer demand for Apple's latest iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus continues to outstrip supply heading into the end of the December quarter, according to the latest research from store polls conducted by Piper Jaffray.
Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare sales are roughly 27 per cent lower than those of last year's Call of Duty: Ghosts - at least as far as retail copies go in the US. As reported by Street Insider, Piper Jaffray analyst Michael Olson noted this decline based on figures from stat-tracking company NPD. Show More Summary
Following yesterday's NPD report, Piper Jaffray analyst Michael Olson points out that retail sales for the Call of Duty series have declined by 27 percent year-over-year. This is not isolated news, either. The Call of Duty series has posted slumping...